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Randy L. Lawler

Randy L. Lawler, 47, of Sullivan, formerly of Assumption, passed away 1:53 p.m. Friday, October 14, 2022, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon.

Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2022, at New Beginnings Apostolic Church, Sullivan. Visitation will be held an hour prior to the service at the church in Sullivan. Burial will be in Dodge Grove Cemetery, Mattoon, at a later date. Memorials may be made to the New Beginnings Apostolic Church: 307 S Washington St. Sullivan, IL 61951

Randy was born March 5, 1975, in Decatur; the son of David Keith Lawler, Sr. and Virginia (Auten) Lawler and Barbara Simmons. Randy was a Truck Driver for ADM for 30 years. He married Amy Renee Brunson on December 22, 2018, in Sullivan; she survives. Randy was a member of the New Beginnings Apostolic Church in Sullivan. He enjoyed fishing and motorcycles. Randy loved Star Wars, the St. Louis Cardinals and most of all spending time with his family.

He is survived by his mothers, Virginia Lawler of Assumption, Barbara (Everett) Simmons of Vandalia; wife, Amy Lawler of Sullivan; son, Justin (Daci) Root of Marion; brothers, David Lawler, Jr. of Decatur, John Lawler of Joliet and Robert (Tina) Lawler Salisbury, NC; sisters, Marchelle (Ron Trimmer) Lawler of Decatur and Tina Rajagopalan of Bloomington; brothers, Brandon Simmons of Springfield and Corey Simmons of Vandalia; sisters, Melissa (Matt) Filchak of Cerro Gordo and Jennifer Clark of Vandalia. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great- nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, David Keith Lawler, Sr.

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