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Obituary :


Andrew Robert Kieta, 85, of Vine Grove, passed away Sunday, February 16 at Hardin Memorial Health, Elizabethtown.

Mr. Kieta was a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church, Vine Grove. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and the Kentucky National Guard. He was also a member of Knights of Columbus, Father Diemert Council #3379, Vine Grove.

He was preceded in death by a son, Arthur Kieta; his father, Anthony; his mother Nathalie; two brothers, Anthony and Vincent.

Survivors include: His loving wife, Betty Kieta of Vine Grove; one son, Allan R. Kieta of Indianapolis, IN; one daughter, Andrea R. Kieta-Cook of Texas; three grandchildren, Alina R. McGlothin, Alexandria R. Kieta, Allan R. Kieta, II; one great granddaughter, Ashlyn Rea McGlothin; one sister, Barbara Brink of Elizabethtown; and a host of family & friends.

Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday and from 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM at Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove. A prayer service will be held at 7:00 PM, Wednesday at the funeral home.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Kieta will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, February 20 at St. Brigid Catholic Church, Vine Grove with Rev. Daniel Lincoln officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Brigid Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: American Heart Association and American Cancers Society

Condolences can be expressed online at

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