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Randall A. Prieve, 68, of Elk Mound, died Saturday, September 6, 2014 at home with his family.

Randy was born December 19, 1945 in Eau Claire, the son of Virgil and Betty (Perry) Prieve.

Randy served in the United States Navy from 1963 to 1965, during this time he was deployed to Vietnam. Upon his return from overseas, he married Mary Buckwheat on November 27, 1965.

Randy liked to go flea marketing during the summer and play with his computers. He is a lifetime member of VFW Post 10405. He was a wonderful grandfather and loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Randy is survived by his wife, Mary; one daughter, Melissa (Scott) Harrison, of Eau Claire; two sons, Mark (Cheri Flynn) Prieve, of Elk Lake and Michael (Tracey) Prieve of Elk Mound. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and many other family members.

Randy was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Smith Funeral Chapel with Pastor Robert Hoekstra officiating.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the serivce on Thursday.  Burial will be after the services at St. John’s Cemetery in the township of Lincoln.  Smith Funeral Chapel is assisting the family.