Ernest S. Goss

December 18, 1956 - September 23, 2015 Coatesville, PA | Age 58 Loving Husband, Father, Uncle and Brother

Ernest S. Goss, age 58 of Coatesville, PA, died Wednesday September 23, 2015 at the Chester County Hospital, West Chester, PA. He was the husband of Marjorie “Midge” Brockett Goss, with whom he shared 32 years of marriage.

Born in West Chester, PA, he was a son of the late Samuel L. and the late Elinor (Cook) Goss.

He was a computer technician working for DecisionOne at DuPont Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware.

Ernest was a 1974 graduate of Kennett High School. He was also a longtime member of the Kennett Fire Company and served as an EMT for many years. He was a model train enthusiast, loved antique car shows, was a hell of a cook and could fix anything.

In addition to his wife, survivors include two daughters, Sara E. Goss and Samantha L Goss both of Coatesville; two brothers, Gary S. Goss (Nance) of Christiana, PA and Galen L. Goss (Amy) of Fairfax Station, VA and two sisters, Kathleen “Kasey” Goss (Scott Danforth) of Missoula, MT and Joye (Joyce Reynolds) Wilcox (Steven) of Cocoa, FL. He is also survived by aunts, uncles, lots of cousins, and friends. He was predeceased by a step-brother Curt Reynolds.

You are invited to visit with Ernest’s family and friends from 7-9PM Wednesday September 30, 2015 and 10-11AM Thursday, October 1, at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home Inc. (610-444-4116) 250 W. State St., Kennett Square, PA 19348. A funeral celebrating his life will be at 11AM Thursday. Interment will be private.

Contributions in his memory are encouraged to a gofundme campaign “Goss Daughters College” to establish college funds for his daughters.

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Goss Daughters College

Contributions in his memory are encouraged to a gofundme campaign “Goss Daughters College” to establish college funds for his daughters.

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September 30, 2015 7-9PM Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home
250 W. State St. Kennett Square, PA 19348


October 1, 2015 10-11AM Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home

Funeral Service

October 1, 2015 11AM Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home


  1. Midge and girls, Stay strong and lean on each other for that is what you need at this time. Just know that many friends an family are here for you. I said to call anytime and I meant it.

    Carol and Carissa Petrelia | October 3, 2015 at 10:34 AM
  2. Galen and Family,
    I am so sorry to hear of your brother’s passing. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
    Margaret Pennington

    Margaret Pennington | October 2, 2015 at 3:54 PM
  3. I knew Ernie through DuPont. He was such a kind and helpful person and really knew his way around computers. So sorry for your loss. Treasure the wonderful memories you have of your life together. His love for you and your daughters will live on in your hearts as he watches you from heaven. God comfort you and your daughters always.

    Jackie Murphy | October 1, 2015 at 3:08 PM
  4. Dear Midge, so sorry to read of Ernie’s passing. Prayers for you and your daughters. With deepest sympathy, Elaine Fiore.

    Elaine Fiore | September 30, 2015 at 4:08 PM
  5. Hello Midge
    So sorry to hear of your love of your life’s passing. You shared so much together over the 32 years. May you hold the memories in your heart, stay strong and your heart will heal in time. Treasure your time with your girls and know he will be your shining star in your life everyday
    Take care. If you need anything… remember friends are there for you. With friendship & sympathy.

    Ann Carolyn Bush | September 30, 2015 at 11:54 AM
  6. I was very sorry to hear of Ernies’ passing. I never met him in person but spoke to him on occasion by phone
    at work. We were both Decision One-Dupont Project team members. My thoughts and prayers go out to the Family.

    God Bless You.

    Robert Aiken | September 30, 2015 at 11:53 AM
  7. I am so sorry and saddened to learn of Ernie’s passing. I knew him through DuPont. I retired 6 years ago so it’s been a long time since I saw or spoke to him. He was always so nice and helpful. My heart goes out to his family.
    Allison Whittington
    New Smyrna Beach, FL

    Allison Whittington | September 28, 2015 at 9:17 PM
  8. Midge, I am so sorry to hear of your husbands passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your girls thru this sad time.

    Suzanne Hughes | September 28, 2015 at 8:57 PM
  9. Ernie always had a kind word for others and is held close in our hearts at Decision One. A friendly and positive individual that we all came to know as a true friend. His contribution to the lives of those he touched each day is significant and will always be remembered and cherished. Ernie will be missed, but remains alive in our hearts. We are all fortunate to have crossed his path on the journey of life. Our deepest condolences to Ernie’s family.

    Tim Marshall | September 28, 2015 at 1:13 PM

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