Obituary of Randel Eugene Phelps
Randel Eugene Phelps of Homedale, Idaho passed away on June 19, 2023, at the age of 66. Randy was born August 27, 1956 in Caldwell, Idaho to Milford and Donna (Ethington) Phelps, of whom he is preceded in death.
Randy grew up in Wilder, Idaho until the age of five. He then moved to the Ridgeview Oregon area where he learned to farm with his dad and started his own small dairy herd. He attended Adrian schools and graduated from Adrian High School in 1974.
Randy married his eternal companion, Lynn Parsons, on March 25, 1983 in the Seattle Washington Temple. They raised their four children in Homedale, Jamie (Gary) King of Greenleaf, ID, Star (Chris) Priest of Idaho Falls, ID, Heath (Annie) Phelps of Halfway, OR, and Summer (Greg) Titus of Caldwell, ID.
He enjoyed dairy farming with his wife and children. Whenever the opportunity arose, he jumped at the chance to go hunting and fishing with family and friends. He loved to spend time with his grandkids.
He faithfully attended The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Homedale, Idaho. He served in numerous callings in the Homedale 2nd ward. He enjoyed having thought provoking gospel discussions and studying scripture.
Randy was a man a few words. He was “swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath”(James 1:19). He was always willing to lend a helping hand, was patient and hardworking. Family was everything to him. He is survived by his wife and children as well as his siblings, Cherrie, Denise, Denae and Robert. He is also survived by ten grandchildren; Greyson, Quinlynn, Brynann, Rowynn and Sheridyn King; Mia, Lily and Colten Priest; Owen and Hazen Phelps.
Services will be held on Friday, June 23, 2023 at The Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Homedale, Idaho at 10:30 AM . Interment and dedication of his final resting place to follow at Marsing-Homedale Cemetery.
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