Randall Andrew Sheffield, 48

September 16, 2009

APRIL 10, 1961-SEPT. 14, 2009

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Randall Andrew Sheffield, 48, of Mercersburg, Pa., passed away, Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at Manor Care in Chambersburg, Pa.

Born Monday, April 10, 1961, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Carlene Lapole Snyder of Hagerstown and the late Wilbur F. Sheffield III, and stepfather, the late Ralph E. Snyder.

He graduated from North Hagerstown High School, class of 1979. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Sharpsburg, where he was baptized. Randall was employed by Staples, Grove Manufacturing, and Ingersoll & Rand.


Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Tammy Sheffield; two sons, Andrew Sheffield and Alex Sheffield, both of Mercersburg; one stepson, Anthony August of Mercersburg; one sister, Sue Trigger of Greencastle, Pa.; and twin brother, Richard Sheffield Sr. of Hagerstown.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wilbur and Ellen Lapole, and Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur F. Sheffield II.

Graveside services will be held Friday, Sept. 18, 2009, at 10:30 a.m., at the Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Md., with Pastor Brad Nigh officiating.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 17.

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