DANE, WIS. – Corporate pilot and airport engineer, Randal Mack, 45, passed away September 5, 2014, unexpectedly. He is the son of Roland (Rollie) and Joan (Meinholz) Mack of Waunakee, Wisconsin, and was employed at Mead & Hunt, Inc., Middleton, Wisconsin.
Randal Mack graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville in 1993 with a bachelor’s of science degree in civil engineering. He was married to Karen Swanson on March 12, 1994, and had two children – Hannah, 17, and Andrew, 15.
Mack started flying with his dad at a young age, taking lessons when he was 14. His first solo flight was at age 16. He and his father enjoyed a very close relationship, whether at the airport, or working on the family farm. Randal Mack succeeded his father as the corporate pilot at Mead & Hunt in 1999.
Mack took a great deal of pride in flying the company Cessna 340, and in his work as an airport engineer. He was featured in the October/November 2011 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine: “The Life of A Corporate Pilot & Airport Engineer, Two Generations & Counting” (https://www.midwestflyer.com/?s=randal+mack).
Condolences may be made online at www.gundersonfh.com.
Donations for the education of Randal Mack’s two children may be made payable to:
Randal Mack Memorial Fund
c/o Mead & Hunt, Inc.
2440 Deming Way
Middleton WI 53562