Steve was born on March 15, 1962. He graduated from Kent County High School in 1980. He worked as a Network engineer for Points of Light Foundation, and later gained employment in IT for Gantech Inc.
His love was the water and he was the owner of Sandpiper charters, and was the owner and Captain of charter Stormy Petrel and the Little Petrel. He was an active member of the Deale Captains Association, serving as Secretary for many years; a member of Cape Ann Homeowners Association serving in multiple positions. Steve was an avid fisherman and had a life long love of the Bay.
He is survived by his beloved wife Anina Goins, children Attiya, Nasir and Zaid Abdulghany; mother Nancy E. Toy of Chestertown MD, father William H. Goins of Rogersville, TN and sister Teresa Goins Rose of West River, Maryland, as well as two nephews and one niece.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Deale, Maryland. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to Chesapeake Bay Foundation/fishery restoration on the Deale Captains Association/special programs.