Subscribe for 33¢ / day

Randall Gil Freed, 64, Fairbury, died 11:01 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 8, 2018) at OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.

His funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Fairbury. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Monday and 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury, is assisting with arrangements. The family suggests memorials be given to the American Diabetes Association.

Randy was born Nov. 2, 1953, in Fairbury, the son of William R. and Delma L. Petersen Freed.

Survivors include a son, Cody Randall Freed, Denver, Colo.; stepdaughter, Angie (Eric) Vieback, Pana; stepson, Jason (Tara) Bolding, LaGrange; mother, Delma L. Freed, Fairbury; brother, Ronald B. (Debbie) Freed, Fairbury; two sisters, Brenda L. (Harlan) Geiser and Denise J. (Robert) Ludwig, both of Bloomington; and four stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father and niece, Lindsay Weber.

Randy was a 1971 graduate of Fairbury-Cropsey High School. He owned and operated Randy Freed Painting. He was an avid lover of music and talented artist. He also had a love for animals, raising beef cattle for many years.

A guest registry is available at

the life of: Randall Freed
Send Flowers
Or call 888-579-7982 to order by phone.