Brian M. Goldstein, 53 of Hendersonville, died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 16, 2012.
Born in Providence, Rhode Island he was a son of Jerald and Shelly Goldstein of Summerfield, Florida, and had been a resident of Hendersonville for 14 years. He was employed by Billyís Wrecker service, but his favorite job was being Papa. He was a devoted family man and a friend to anyone he met. He was a loyal Patriots fan.
He was preceded in death by a grandson Jonathan Henry.
Surviving in addition to his parents is his wife, Cheryl Smathers Goldstein; his children Marc and Gina Kauffman and, Adam Goldstein all of Albany, NY, Tara Goldstein and her daughter Lilly of Hendersonville, Joshua Goldstein of Greensboro, Amanda Smathers of Hendersonville, Lauren Smathers of West Palm Beach, Fla., Kristen Belk of Hendersonville, Heather Belk of Greenville, SC, Courtney Capps, Laci Haynes and Sarah Haynes all of Hendersonville; several grandchildren; and a brother Scott Goldstein.
A funeral will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Chaplain Steve Jones will officiate. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service in the chapel.