Services: Saturday, May 18, 2019, 10:30 A.M., Trinity Lutheran Church, 512 2nd Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
There will be open visitation on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. without family present at Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Randers B. Strand, Jr., 82 of rural Glenwood, Iowa passed away May 13, 2019 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was born March 14, 1937 in Glenwood, Iowa to Randers B. Strand, Sr. and Beulah (Clemensen) Strand.
Randers family owned the local creamery when he was growing up. He was baptized as a child in Council Bluffs and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in 1951. Randers graduated from Glenwood High School. He was united in marriage to Donna Lee Dudley on April 20, 1963 in Plattsmouth, Nebraska. Randers was a Production Manager for Beatrice Foods. Randers took great pride in his home and yard. He enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family.
Preceding Randers in passing were his parents, wife, siblings, Mildred Hardy, Don Strand, Harold Strand, Ray Strand, Lowell Strand and Louise “Dolly” Deitchler. Survivors include children James (Cheryl) Strand and Rita (Bill) Narron all of Glenwood, Iowa; grandchildren Nathan, Triton and Jonah; great-grandchildren Tatum. Haidyn, Edith and Cora; extended relatives and many friends.
Interment, Martin Chapel Cemetery, Pacific Junction, Iowa.
Memorials may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church.