Randall BraseJune 10, 1938 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 79)
Randall F. Brase, MMCM, USN, RET., departed on his last voyage July 28, 2017 after a lengthy illness.
Randall was a graduate of Central High School in Fort Wayne, IN. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association #91, the VFW Post 5968, the American Legion Post 316, the Shriners, and a 50-year member of the Indiana F&AM Waynedale Lodge #739. Randall was a proud member of the United States Navy and retired with over 20 years of service. He also retired from the North Florida Shipyard River Division, where he was a division manager.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Doris (Rosenberg), and their three children: Laurel, William and Benjamin (Kristen Spas); and two amazing grandchildren, Kyleen and Theodore.
A visitation will be held on Monday, August 7, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park FL 32073, (904) 264-1233. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., also at the funeral home, followed by interment at Jacksonville National Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association would be appreciated.
Fair Winds and Following Seas, Mariner. You will be missed by many.