Charles Insko

Charles Raymond "Chuck" Insko

Tuesday December 21, 1976 - Sunday August 2, 2020
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Charles Raymond “Chuck” Insko, beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend, departed this life unexpectedly on August 2, 2020, at the young age of 43. He was born December 21, 1976 in Carlisle, Kentucky, the son of the late Edward Elwood “Ed” Insko, Jr., and Patricia Mitchell Traylor, who survives. He was also preceded in death by a stepbrother, Jacob Neikirk and a stepfather, Carl Traylor.
Chuck graduated from Bourbon County High School in 1995, attended the Kentucky Technical Vocational School, was a welder at Link Belt Construction, a former youth soccer coach, formerly owned and operated CTI of the Bluegrass, was an avid outdoorsman, loved activities with his family and friends, and was a great steward of his family property. He was a member of the Catholic Church of the Annunciation in Paris, Kentucky.

In addition to his mother Patricia, he is survived by his loving wife of fourteen years, Anna Elizabeth Smoot Insko; two children, Emma Elizabeth Insko, Nicholas Elwood Insko; a brother, Edward E. (Mindy) Insko, III; step-mother, Gloria McGrady; step-brother, Joseph (Dani) Neikirk; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Lorrain Smoot; brother-in-law, Dr. Randy (Stephany) Smoot; sister-in-law, Sara Plummer (Tim Tipton); as well as several nieces and nephews.

The Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 7, 2020, at the Catholic Church of the Annunciation, with Father Danny Fister officiating. Casket bearers are, Eddie Insko, Jeremiah Perraut, Chad Smart, Donnie DeBord, Scott Welsh, Aaron Welsh, Dr. Randy Smoot, and John N. Smoot. Honorary bearers are Stacey Ball, Steven Plummer, Bradshaw Smoot, Wade Couch, Josh Bailey, Nick Bailey, Ryan Collins, Heath Wells, Chad Perraut, Danny Mattox, Forest Vaughn, and Rodney Robinson. Visitation will be on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at the Catholic Church of the Annunciation, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations be to the American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate, P.O. Box 163549, Columbus, Ohio 43216-3549, American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, or an account has been set up for the benefit of Anna and her children at the Kentucky Bank: Anna Insko, C/O Kentucky Bank, PO Box 157, Paris, KY 40362-0157.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday August 6, 2020 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thursday August 6, 2020 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Catholic Church of the Annunciation
    1007 Main Street
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday August 7, 2020 | 11:00am
    Friday August 7, 2020 11:00am
    Catholic Church of the Annunciation
    1007 Main Street
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Daniel Fister


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Ed and family - We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.

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Gray Clark

Posted at 08:08pm
Thank you for the memories, and the laughs. You will forever remain on the float with the paddlers. Rest easy Chuck.
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Nick Wright

Posted at 02:39pm
Chuck was the greatest friend a kid could ever hope for. He will be in my thoughts always.

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Posted at 10:32am
May memories of Chuck and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days to come.

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Posted at 09:13am
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