DECATUR — Randi Jo Grove-Cooling, 27, of Decatur, IL, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, IL. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 12, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mt. Gilead Cemetery, Decatur, IL.
Memorial fund has been set up at Decatur Earthmover Credit Union for son Harrison.
Randi was born December 22, 1985, in Effingham, IL, the daughter of Tyler Grove and Peggy Bailey. She married Nick Cooling on January 6, 2012, in Decatur, IL.
Randi graduated as a Registered Nurse from Richland Community College. She was a compassionate and devoted nurse at St. Mary’s Hospital and more recently at Moweaqua Nursing Home. She took a break from her career to be a stay-at-home nurse and mom to Harrison.
Surviving are her husband Nick Cooling of Decatur, IL, and son Harrison at home; mother Peggy Etchison and stepfather Bradley of Decatur, IL; father Tyler Grove and stepmother Deborah of Flora, IL; sisters Cristen Etchison of Lancaster, OH, and Kelsey Etchison of Decatur, IL brother Samuel Etchison of Decatur, IL; stepsister Krystal Blanchette and husband Nate of Bourbonnais, IL; grandparents Jim and Linda Grove of Flora, IL, Sherri and Joe Pyle of Cisne, IL, Jack and Bonnie Bailey of Topeka, KS. Also surviving are many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Randi was preceded in death by her brother Bryan, maternal grandmother Patricia, and aunt Christina.
Condolences may be left to the family at www.brintlingerandearl.com.
Obituary written by family members.