Randall D. Passwater, 56, New Paris, passed away at 11:10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Goshen Hospital.
Randall was born May 8, 1961, in South Bend, to William F. and Hildegard L. (Koch) Passwater.
He was employed as a maintenance electrician at Monogram Foods. Randall had also worked for McCormick Foods in South Bend.
On Aug. 13, 2011, at Epworth United Methodist Church, he married Leslie R. Leiter, who survives.
He is also survived by two daughters, Ashlee (Dwayne) Wardlow, Goshen, and Jordann (Aaron) Fosnough, Millersburg; three grandchildren, Trinitee, Bradyn and Kamden; two sisters, Vickie S. Perkins and Christina M. Passwater, both of South Bend; two brothers, Stephan W. (Kathleen) Passwater, Rolling Prairie, and Michael F. Passwater, South Bend; his sister-in-law, Linda Passwater, South Bend; and by many nieces and nephews.
Randall was preceded in death by his parents, William and Hildegard Passwater; brother, William H. Passwater; and sister-in-law, Deborah Passwater.
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend.
Committal services and burial will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Goshen.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Randall was an IBEW Union member. He enjoyed fishing, boating, vacationing in Siesta Key, Florida, hummingbirds, spending time outdoors, Harry Potter and Civil War reenactments. He was a die-hard Green Bay Packers fan. Randall loved beagles, especially Misty. He loved his family and his grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Wounded Warrior Project. To send online condolences, visit kaniewski.com
Published on October 19, 2017