Leo Frederick McCoart, 85, widower of Irene McCoart, died Dec. 5, 2016. Born in Van Lear, Ky., he was a son of the late John and Ida McCoart. He was a retired truck driver, an Army veteran having served in Germany, and a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church in Richmond.
Survivors are: a son, Michael (Suzanne) McCoart, Richmond; a daughter, Shelia (Bruce) Godsey, Lawrenceburg; three grandchildren, Chris (Michelle) Ralston, Lexington, Brian (Nicole) Ralston, and Kevin Ralston, Louisville; three great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Jessica and Heather Ralston.
Funeral service will be at noon on Friday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Main St. Burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to: Resident Fund Account at Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center, 200 Veterans Drive, Hazard, KY 41701.
Published on December 6, 2016