Randall A. “Randy” Whelpley, 68, Topeka, passed away March 3, 2018 at Midland Hospice House.

Randy was born Sept. 3, 1949 in Manhattan, Kansas the son of Robert and Mary Whelpley. He graduated from Holton High School in 1967 and attended McPherson College.

He was employed as a project manager at Interior Contractors for over 34 years.

He was a member of First United Methodist Church and the American Legion.

Randy married Marjorie “Marge” Roorda on Jan. 22, 1971 in McPherson. His wife of 47 years survives. Other survivors include sons, Kyle (Ashley) Whelpley, Leavenworth, Bryce (Heather) Whelpley, Topeka; grandchildren, Samantha, Brodie, Keaton and Olivia; brothers, Kevin Whelpley, McPherson and Tom Lloyd, Williamsburg, Virginia; nephew, Joshua Lloyd; and niece, Amanda Lloyd. He was preceded in death by his parents; and nephew, Lee Zimmerman.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 9 at First United Methodist Church, 600 SW Topeka Blvd. in Topeka. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 8 at Dove Cremation & Funeral Service - Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Road. Private family inurnment will be at a later date.

Randy suggests casual clothing for the visitation and service.

Memorial contribution may be made to the V.A. Voluntary Services, c/o Denise Cunningham, 2200 SW Gage, Topeka, KS 66614.

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