Randall G. NielandNovember 12, 1956 ~ May 21, 2017 (age 60)
Randall G. Nieland, age 60, of Green Garden Township, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at VITAS Hospice of Franciscan St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights.
Randall was born on November 12, 1956 in Joliet, the son of Richard C. and Jean D. (Voigt) Nieland. He was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Monee. He loved duck hunting, fishing, gardening, his greenhouse, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Wendy (Aigner) Nieland who he married om May 7, 1977 in Crete. He is also survived by two children, Paul (Jennifer) Nieland of Highland, IN and Jonelle Nieland of Crown Point, IN; five grandchildren, Victoria, Timothy, and Therese Nieland and Caleb and Collin Hardy; one sister, Diane (the late Vince) Toepper of Frankfort; one brother, Duane (Colleen) Nieland of Monee; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard C. Nieland (April 20, 2009) and his mother, Jean D. Nieland (May 18, 2007).
Visitation will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 24 from 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Thursday, May 25 at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Peggy Johnson officiating. Burial will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Green Garden Township. Pallbearers will be Vaughn Kautz, John Wilbanks, Tom Aigner, Tom Fitzpatrick, Brian Bettenhausen, and Ross McConnell. Memorials to the family would be appreciated.