Robert "Bob" Lenston
LENSTON, ROBERT "BOB," 76, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Park Towers of Baptist Hospital East.
Mr. Lenston was a native of Louisville and accepted Christ early in life at the West Chestnut Street Baptist Church. He will be missed by family and friends, but never forgotten. Robert was a Marine Corps. veteran. He grew up in the West End of Louisville and attended Central High School. He was a retiree of E.I. DuPont with over 35 years of service; upon retirement he enjoyed exercising, life, laughter, and working on items (Mr. Fix It!) around the house. He did it his way! He was preceded in death by his parents, George Lenston, Sr. and Mamie Smith Lenston; and 12 siblings.
He leaves behind his wife, Veletta A. Lenston; sons, Viktor Bouquett, Gregory Bouquett (Kimberly), and Romero R. Lenston; daughters, Vicki C. Roberts and Velena L. Lenston; sisters, Helen Hatcher and Doris Reed; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
The celebration of his life will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 5, 2011 at G.C. Williams Funeral Home, with burial in Louisville Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral Home.
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