MAPLETON - Randy Lee Romesburg, 59, of Mapleton passed away at 11:05 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago, after a very valiant fight for his life after his liver transplant in May.
He was born March 1, 1955, in Peoria to Donald Lee and Beverly Jean (Defreitas) Romesburg.
His parents and one infant brother preceded him in death.
Surviving are his companion, Cindy Long of Mapleton; one son, Daniel Lee Romesburg of Marquette Heights; one daughter, Brandy Lynn Romesburg of Havana; one grandson, Isaac Lee Romesburg; and one brother, Greg Romesburg of Peoria.
He was a 1973 graduate of Limestone High School in Bartonville.
Randy was a self-employed truck driver and carpenter.
He enjoyed playing pool and fishing and he loved the outdoors.
His memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. Terry Hackman Jr. will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with expenses or to the Walter Payton Liver Center.
To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com.