Obituaries & Guestbook

Would you like to receive recent obituary email notifications? Sign up here.

Randy MacSwain

Jan 27, 1950 - Jan 27, 2022

Randy MacSwain, Oconto Falls, died on his 72nd birthday at a Milwaukee hospital following an acute illness.  He was born January 27, 1950 in Chicago, IL to Donald and Ruth “Gail” (Smith) MacSwain.  As an infant, he moved with his family to Gillett, later going with them to the Wausau area where he spent his childhood.  As a teenager they moved to Ashwaubenon where he graduated high school with the class of 1968.  Randy then served four years in the US Coast Guard during the Vietnam War.  Following his honorable discharge, he attended college and graduated with a degree in drafting.  Because of his drafting background, he became interested in construction and started Randval Construction in the Wrightstown area as a builder of residential homes for many years.  He later worked as a motor-coach driver and later J & W Transport in Green Bay, retiring just one year ago.  Five years ago he moved to Oconto Falls and eventually met Lucy LaBrosse, together they enjoyed doing things together and fell in love.  He enjoyed dancing, fishing and being a member of the Smokers Club at the Green Bay Yacht Club.  Randy will be fondly remembered as an outdoors person who loved being with people and always willing to lend a hand.

Survivors are his two sons, Ryan (Jenny) MacSwain and their son, Lincoln, St. Paul, MN; Paul (Sarah) MacSwain, Milwaukee; significant other, Lucy LaBrosse, Oconto Falls; one sister, Wendy (special friend Tim) MacSwain, DePere; special aunt and uncle, Nancy and Clayton Smith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Robin and one sister Jo Ann.

Visitation and reception with the urn present will be held 11:00 am until 1:00 pm Saturday, February 26, 2022 at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls.  Military honors conducted by Oconto Falls American Legion Post #302 and Rolling Thunder members.

Visitation

Saturday Feb 26, 2022, 11:00 am until 1:00 pm at Jones Funeral Service [map]


Sign The Guestbook

Sign Guestbook

“I greatly appreciate all of your gracious support through this terrible time. You have been amazing and are great at the job you do so selflessly!”
Stephanie Meyers – Oconto Falls
"I had a really good experience at a really difficult time in my life because Greg and his wife Kathy take care of everything! They go above and beyond what you would expect!"
Sherry Schmidt – Glendale, WI
"We chose Jones Funeral Service to serve our family at a very difficult time in our lives. They were professional, caring and compassionate and took care of all our families’ needs."
The Ray Carlson Family – Gillett
"Every detail was taken care of, and we didn’t have to worry about a thing. We would highly recommend Jones Funeral Service to anyone."
Laurie Penkivich – Gillett
“You two are so professional! My family and I appreciate all the hard work that was involved to make everything so nice.”
Barb Salcheider & Family – Oconto Falls
"At this extremely difficult time, we were made to feel comfortable. There were no requests too insignificant. Nothing we wanted was ever questioned.”
Ken Haddon Family – Kelly Lake