Mr. Randy J. Berkemeier, age 62, of Somerset, passed from this life on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset.

He was born April 28, 1955 in Fort Thomas, Kentucky son to the late Donald Berkemeier and the late Mary Andrea. He was a retired truck driver for Ready Mix where he was employed for many years. Mr. Berkemeier served our country as a United States Marine. Randy was a member of First Baptist Church of Burnside. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and riding his four wheeler. Mr. Berkemeier’s grandbabies were his world.

Besides his parents, Randy was preceded in death by his son; Dave Berkemeier, brother; Denny Berkemeirer, sister; Vicki Berkemeier, and his best friend in life; Sheila Profitt.

He is survived by his daughter; Brandy (John) Troxell of Somerset, brother; Rick (Lisa)  Berkemeier of Wilder, Kentucky, sisters; Sue Chenot of Alexandria, Kentucky, Bonnie (Larry) Combs of Pennsylvania, grandchildren; Hunter, Blaiden, Eli, Evan, and Hudson, his second family; The Profitt Family, as well as a host of other friends and family. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation will be on Monday, August 28, 2017 from 10 o’clock a.m. until 12 o’clock p.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Funeral services will be on Monday at 12 o’clock p.m. with Bro. Brandon Eubanks officiating in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Burnside Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Randy J. Berkemeier memorial fund in care of Southern Oaks Funeral Home at 2110 West Highway 914 Somerset, Kentucky 42503.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Randy J. Berkemeier.