Roxana Shaw Randolph
Sept. 5, 1923 - June 30, 2012
Born Sept. 5, 1923, in North Carolina, she died on June 30, 2012 in Vacaville, Calif., of complications of pneumonia. At 19, she married James Patrick Randolph (deceased), a member of the Armed Services. Together they traveled the world, making homes in Germany, France, Turkey, and the Philippines as well as North Carolina, Texas, Colorado and California. She was a proud mother of ten children, Patrice, John (Nancy), Judy (Alan), Maureen (Ken), Tom (Kelly), Denise (Harry), Sheila, Pat (Amy), Pam, and Tim (Shelley) and "adopted son" John Kay; ten grandchildren, and five great grandchildren, Ted, Laura, Sam (Laura, Lily, Rose, Annabelle, Mallory (Ian, Kaleb, Noah), Jamie, Matty, Sarah, Matthew, Cree and Ben. A long-time employee of the Civil Service, she served many years as Pay Supervisor and is remembered by many retired members of the 349th Squadron. She was an active member of Saturday Club, the Museum Guild and Beta Sigma Phi. She had many friends and enjoyed working puzzles, and listening to audio books. A liberal at heart, she was an early supporter of President Obama and voted in every election. A memorial service for friends will be held at The Saturday Club on Thursday, July 26, at 11 a.m.
Published in The Reporter on July 22, 2012