August 18, 1956 - March 22, 2020
Norman Randolph “Randy” White, 63, Topeka, lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at The House at Midland Care. He was born in Topeka on August 18, 1956. Randy graduated from Topeka High School in 1974 and from Washburn University in 1983. He spent his life in Topeka making many friends while bartending, and working as a technical stagehand at regional venues like Kemper Arena, Lied Center, McCain Auditorium, Sprint Center, Topeka Civic Theatre, Topeka Expo Center, and Topeka Performing Arts Center.
Randy was preceded in death by his mother Doris Lavon White in 2003 and maternal grandparents Jack and Peggy Dotson; his biological father Raymond Carl Simons in 1997 and paternal grandparents Chuck and Cecil Simons. He is survived by his adopted father and step-mother, Leland and Moni White of Florida and step siblings in Florida and Texas; his half-brother Butch Murdock and step sisters of Colorado Springs; paternal cousins in Kansas and Texas; and lifelong friend Vikki Royer.
You can remember Randy by donating to The House at Midland Care (donate online at https://www.midlandcareconnection.org/). Your best memory of Randy or his favorite band/song can be shared on his Facebook page where a celebration of life will be announced once the COVID-19 shelter-in-place restraints are lifted. Wishing his family and friends health and safety during this time of loss.