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Karl "Randy" Panter

August 29, 1957 — February 26, 2022

Karl "Randy" Panter

Karl Randy Panter, 64 of Elyria OH. peacefully passed away with his loving wife by his side on February 26, 2022. He was born on August 29, 1957, to parents Edward Panter and Lanell Stanford.

Karl graduated from North Ridgeville High School in 1976 and worked as a machine operator for Heidtman Steel and Ferris Metals. One of Randy’s passions was his love of music. He enjoyed playing guitar and singing in several rock bands. He loved his family very much and enjoyed spending time with them any chance he had. He was an avid Cleveland sports fan especially the Browns and Indians (Guardians). Also, The Ohio State Football games were a Saturday tradition in his house.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years Patricia Lemmeyer-Panter, his children; James (Shamone) Panter of Elyria, Michelle (Tony) Posante of Cleveland, Samantha (Jeremiah) Lemmeyer of Elyria, Shaun (Georgia) Panter of Lorain, 18 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and his brother Steve (Maggie) Panter.

He is preceded in death by his daughter; Julie Burrer, and his father; Edward Panter.

Memorial Contributions may be forwarded to American Cancer Society at

Friends and family may call for visitation Thursday, March 3, 2022, 10:00AM-12:00PM at Busch Funeral Home 114 Second Street in Elyria, OH. The celebration of life service will be held at 12:00PM also at Busch Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Colombia Township Cemetery 440.322.3717

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Thursday, March 3, 2022

10:00am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Busch Funeral Home, Elyria

114 Second Street, Elyria, OH 44035

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