Obituary: Randy Alan Nordin

Obituary: Randy Alan Nordin

Randy Alan Nordin, age 68, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend,  passed away on August 9, 2016.

Randy was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Phyllis and Nathan Harry Nordin and grew up in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated from The Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Aerospace Engineering, where he was a member of Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity.

He earned his J.D. From Emory University law school.  After working in a private  practice and for the state of Georgia, he returned to his beloved Georgia Tech where he served as General Counsel until his retirement. Randy was a lifelong learner and enjoyed a variety of intellectual pursuits and spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Terry Newman Nordin; daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and Michael Landis; grandchildren: Nathan Henry Landis  and Presley Isabelle Landis; brother and sister-in-law, Wayne and Nancy Nordin; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Susan and Rick Linkwald; nieces and nephews: Eric Lee Nordin, Rachel and Bill Linkwald, and Erica Linkwald.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Georgia Tech Athletic Association, the Winship Clinic of Emory University, or to a charity of your choice. Sign online guest book at  A graveside service was held Thursday, August 11 at Arlington Memorial Park with Rabbi Joshua Heller officiating.

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