Lessie Fegins, a former employee of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., died Thursday in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a long illness. He was 55.
Mr. Fegins was born in Niagara Falls and attended city schools.
He worked 12 years as a laborer at Goodyear, retiring in 1991 because of ill health.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include a son, Terrance of Niagara Falls; three daughters, Sonya of Buffalo, Shenika of Portugal and Crystal of Niagara Falls; three sisters, Lula Mae Collins, Pearl Green and Ina Barnes, all of Niagara Falls; three brothers, Jimmy Ray of Los Angeles, Eanzer of Niagara Falls and Calvin of Rochester; and six grandchildren.
Services were held today in Word of Life Ministries. Burial was in Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston.