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Obit: Stephen K. Goldstein, 74

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Stephen K. Goldstein, 74, of Killington, Vt. died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Vermont after a brief illness.
Goldstein was born on Jan. 9, 1939 to Armand and Phyllis Goldstein (both deceased) in Rochester, N.Y., where he was raised and graduated from Brighton High School in 1956.  He then attended Cornell University and was in the class of 1960.  He also served in the United States Coast Guard Reserves.
In the late 1960's Goldstein was employed with Burger King Corp. and later developed his own franchise of restaurants in Maryland.
He and his wife, Barbara moved to Killington, Vt. in 1988. Because of his passion for skiing and snowboarding, he became an instructor at the Killington Ski Resort and worked there for more than 20 years.
Steve Goldstein was very involved with his Rotary Club in Killington. He was the inbound chairman for Rotary Youth Exchange for his district (Southern VT. and N.H.) He and his wife personally hosted ten students and enjoyed visiting them in there home countries as well.
He was also a member of the Annapolis Yacht Club in Maryland, a private pilot and new to the game of golf. He also loved sailing.
Steve Goldstein is survived by his wife Barbara of 34 years; son Karl Goldstein of Voorhees, N.J.; daughter Lois Goldstein of Annapolis, Md.; step son Nicholas Schlegel of Fruitland, Md.; 5 grandchildren, Lauren Tanman, Alex Tanman, Jared Goldstein, Ryan Schlegel and Nicole Schlegel and two sisters, Randi Ferguson of Estero, Fl. and Nancy Dornic of Nice, France.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clifford Funeral Home in Rutland, Vt.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Killington-Pico Rotary Club, P.O. Box 146, Killington, Vt. 05751.