Chester Goins

GOINS Chester, 92, widower of Mary Evelyn Leitch Goins, died Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014. Born Aug 14, 1921 in Frankfort, he was a son of the late William and Bessie Goins. He was a WWII veteran and recipient of the bronze star while serving in the Army. After 35 years, he retired as a manager from A & P Grocery. He is survived by two children, Judy Wright and Rita (Steve) DeFosse; five grandchildren, David (Lisa) Wright, Gary (Gyumi) Wright, Amy (Jeff) Holmes, Danny and Aaron DeFosse; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years. Visitation will be from 4-7pm Thursday at Kerr Kerr Brothers Funeral Home - Main St. Funeral services will be 10am Friday at the funeral home, with burial to follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, 101 Sanders-Brown Building, 800 S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY 40536-0230.

Funeral Home

Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
463 East Main Street Lexington, KY 40509
(859) 252-6767

Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Feb. 26, 2014