METROPOLIS, Ill. — Mr. Randy Laird, age 54, of Perryville, Mo., passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at the Perry County Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 15, 2013, at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis with the Rev. David Siere officiating. A private family burial will be held at a later date.
Randy was a United States Army veteran, serving in Korea.
Randy is survived by his mother, Margie Walton of Paducah, Ky.; son, Steven M. Richardson and wife Kelly of Mascoutah, Ill.; two granddaughters, Ashley Hostmeyer and Winter Richardson, both of Mascoutah, Ill.; one sister, Sue Mitchell and husband Billy of Paducah, Ky.; one brother, Barry Laird and wife Lynn of Metropolis; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Virgil Laird, and one sister, Lisa Halvorson.
Visitation will be held at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home on Sunday from 1 p.m. until the memorial service.
Memorials may take the form of donations to the Round Springs Cemetery, c/o Steve Miller, 1128 Country Club Road, Metropolis, IL 62960.