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Fred Goings - February 08, 2013


Fred Allen Goings was born April 4, 1939, to Floyd and Sophia (Kerchal) Goings, in Imperial, Neb. He attended school in Wauneta and graduated high school with the class of 1958.
He was joined in marriage to Marilyn Kay Bacon on July 15, 1967, in Imperial. The couple settled north of Wauneta where Fred farmed and ranched for 45 years. Farming, ranching and cattle were both Fred’s hobby and life work.
Fred passed away Friday morning, Feb. 8, 2013, at the Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree, Colo. He was 73 years of age.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Velma Hromas, LaVina Bardsley and Karen Williams; and daughter-in-law Mindi Goings.
Survivors include: wife, Marilyn Kay Goings of Wauneta; son, Robert F. Goings of Wauneta; grandchildren, Gunner Allen and GraCee Elisabeth Goings of Wauneta; brother, Dennis Goings and wife, Colleen, of Elsie, Neb., brother-in-law, Richard Bardsley of Wauneta nieces and nephews.
?Funeral services were held Wednesday morning, Feb. 13, 2013, 10:30 a.m. (MT) at the United Methodist Church of Wauneta with Pastor Bonnie McCord officiating.
?Organist was Mrs. Diana Ham.
?Casketbearers were Shawn O’Neil, Shannon O’Neil, John Lewis, Jerry Vapenik, Chris Sandoval and Dallas Kerchal.
Interment followed at the Riverside Cemetery, Wauneta, Neb.
Visitation was held Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2013, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. (MT) at the funeral home in Wauneta.
A memorial has been established in Fred’s memory.
Online condolences can be left at liewerfuneralhome.com
Liewer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.