Randall “Randy” Craig Engel, 71

1950-2022

LOUP CITY - Randall “Randy” Craig Engel, 71, passed away peacefully on Sunday June 19th, 2022, at the home of his daughter Traci. Arrangements for celebration of life are to be determined.

Randy was born September 26, 1950 to Louis and Joyce (Stonehocker) Engel in Hastings, NE. He was the middle child between his brothers, Rod and Brad, and went to school and graduated from Doniphan High School in 1968 Doniphan, NE. 

He married his wife of 46 years, Connie Jean Mandeville, on July 10, 1976 in Doniphan,NE. Randy served as active duty military on base in San Diego, California during the Vietnam War and had been a member of the American Legion Post 300 for 50 years. He had a lengthy career in the electrical field, starting as an electrician and moving up into management and outside sales, ending his career at Echo Electric Supply. He retired in 2012

and enjoyed many hobbies during his life, including fishing, hunting, woodworking, and watching his grandkids in all of their sports and activities.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Connie (Mandeville) Engel; daughter and son-in-law, Traci and Scott Rezac; son and daughter-in-law, Tory and Cristi Engel; brother, Brad Engel; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Albert and Dorothy Mandeville; brother-in-law and wife, Ed and Deb Mandeville; and by his six grandchildren, Conner Costello, Colby (wife, Jensen), Trey, and Caden Rezac, and Tyler and Camryn Engel. He is preceded in death by his parents, Lou and Joyce Engel, and brother, Rod Engel. He will be missed by many family members and lifelong close friends.

Draucker Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

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