Charles Goldston, – known to many as “Ghost,” a beloved father, son and grandfather, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the age of 71. He was surrounded by family. Born in New Orleans, LA on September 3, 1947, Charles graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in1965. He was a dedicated and valuable employee at Local Boilermakers Union #37 and retired after more than 20 years of service. A Saints fan, avid shopper, and lover of dogs, Charles was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church for 18 years, serving as a respectable role model for all who encountered him. He is survived by his 10 children: Charles C. Goldston, Chorlette Bridges, Charles Wesley, Michelle Hudson, Cherrell Elzie, Keisha Ricks, Kevin Goldston, Christen Wesley, Charlene Wesley and Korren Wesley; 35 grandchildren; and 14 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Terecia Givens Goldston; and parents, Katie and Christopher “Black Happy” Goldston.
- Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend his funeral service on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:30AM at St. Jude Catholic Church, 411 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA.
- Visitation will be held from 8:30AM until the hour of service. Interment will follow at Providence Memorial Park.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.