Robert "Bob" Gossard, age 72, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Monday, September 19, 2016, at Grace Healthcare of Clarksville in Clarksville, TN. Mr. Gossard retired from the United States Navy as an E-8 Senior Chief Petty Officer, having proudly served his country for 22 years, including a tour of duty in Vietnam. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, as well as Disabled American Veterans. He is survived by: his wife of 50 years - Karen Gossard, Cadiz, KY; two sons - William G. "Bill" Gossard, Fayetteville, NC; and Bobby Gossard, Phoenix, AZ; one daughter - Carla Lukens, Cadiz, KY; seven grandchildren; one great granddaughter; his mother - Marian Kolosky, Raleigh, NC; two brothers; and three sisters. He was preceded in death by: his father - Donald Gossard; and one sister - Marlene Kolosky. Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, KY. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
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