Randy Lee Flatt

Dec. 29, 1957 - Jan. 27, 2006

Randy Lee Flatt, 48, of Cambridge, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2006, at Glen Supported Living in Whitewater.

Randy was born in Monmouth, Ill., on Dec. 29, 1957, the son of John E. and Dorothy J. (Cutliff) Flatt. He was a graduate of Alexis High School in Alexis, Ill., Class of 1976. He played flag football at Lake Story in Galesburg, Ill., from 1976 until 1983. On July 7, 1979, Randy married Mary K. Gilles at St. Teresa Church in Alexis. Since 1993, Randy had worked for Geo-Synthetics Inc. in Waukesha.

He is survived by his wife, Mary K. Flatt of Cambridge; sons, Travis M. Flatt and Allan J. Flatt, at home; two grandchildren, Isabell and Tyler Flatt; father, John "Jack" Flatt of Norwood, Ill.; brothers, Steven (Cathi) Flatt of Colona, Ill., and Ricky (Beth) Flatt of Flower Mound, Texas, and Ricky’s family, Darcie, Becky, Dustin and Megan; father-in-law and mother-in-Law, John and Anita Gilles of Dubuque, Iowa; three brothers-in-law; five sisters-in-law; 14 nieces and nephews; and 10 great-nieces and nephews.

Randy was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy J. Flatt, in 1990.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Cambridge, with the Rev. Dan Volkert celebrating. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Nitardy Funeral Home in Cambridge. A memorial service will also be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at Norwood Church in Norwood, Ill., with a visitation beginning at 1 p.m. at the church.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider donations to Community Hope in Randy’s name.

For more information, call Nitardy Funeral Home in Cambridge at (920) 563-5898 or visit