LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — On Sunday, we learned of the passing of the director of Lexington United Volleyball, Chris Beerman.
His loved ones say Beerman was a husband, father, and beloved friend.
It is with a heavy heart, that we report the passing of our leader, friend, and club director, Chris Beerman. Please continue to keep the entire Beerman family in your thoughts and prayers. #UnitedForBeerman 💙🏐 @LexUnitedVB pic.twitter.com/0cQ58Bomyg— LUV 2021 (@LUV_2021) January 24, 2021
Beerman was hospitalized with COVID-19 earlier this month.
A GoFundMe page was started to help the family as he battled the virus. As of Sunday night, there have been more than $60,000 raised for the family.
Former UK volleyball star Leah Edmond posted a tribute on Instagram.