---- — OTTUMWA — Hilda A. Randolph, 70, of Ottumwa, died October 1, 2013, at her home.
She was born May 24, 1943, in Bloomfield to Clarence Robert and Zelda Julia Ware Beck. She married Marion “Ed” Randolph on July 20, 1967. He preceded her in death on November 3, 2008.
A graduate of Ottumwa High School, Hilda had worked at Everco Industries. She was a Red Hat Lady.
Surviving are a son, Mark Randolph of Iowa City; a step-granddaughter; and three step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Lora Lynn Elmore; three sisters, Hila Moore, Helen Morrow and Hazel Pherigo; two brothers, Harold and Howard Thompson.
Her body has been cremated.
Graveside services and inurnment will be 1 p.m. Friday at Ottumwa Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Humane Society, PO Box 1149, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.