\nDEXTER - Brent Carl Randall, Sr, 72, died peacefully at home on April 22, 2023 after a short illness. He was born in Dexter, June 13, 1950, a son of Vinal and Avis (Mitchell) Randall. \n\nBrent served in South Korea during the Vietnam War in Company A 2 Aviation Battalion as a UH-1 helicopter crew chief, and again during Desert Storm in the 112th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in Germany, where he received an Army Commendation Award for his meritorious service.\n\nHe worked for Dexter Shoe, Fay & Scott, and Numberall Stamp & Tool as a machinist, retiring in 2012. He was a member of the Dusters Antique Car Club and served on the planning board and budget committees, and as a selectman for the Town of Sangerville.\n\nBrent had many varied passions in life, including Isshinryu Karate in which he earned a black belt, roller skating at the Town Hall in Dexter, restoring vintage cars, motorcycles, and boats. He was a gifted mechanic who could fix anything.\n\nBrent had a kind, generous spirit and was always quick to lend a hand to any family or friend in need.\n\nHe is survived by his loving wife, Melissa (nee Horst) of 32 years; his children Sonia (Sterling), Brent, Jr. (Bonnie), Sunglee (Etienne), and Cody; his sister Belinda; his brother-in-law Bill; his grandchildren Lucas, Logan, Cédric, Maélie, Kate; and many nieces and nephews.\n\n He was predeceased by a brother Bruce.\n\nA special thank you to the medical staff of Togus VA Medical Center, West Roxbury VA Medical Center, Constellation Health Services, and Fisher House Boston. A celebration of life will take place later this summer. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Fisher House Boston (www.fisherhouseboston.org).