SEARSPORT – A. Lloyd Gould, 76, died Saturday Jan. 15, 2011, with his loving family and friends by his side at his home. Born Nov. 24, 1934, in Flushing, N.Y., son of Arthur and Elizabeth Ann (Brown) Gould. He owned and operated Gould & Son Propane. Lloyd enjoyed spending his spare time in his garage, tinkering. He was able to fix about anything. He also enjoyed telling stories, hunting and loved to fish. He was an avid NASCAR fan and could tell you all the stats of the drivers. Lloyd also enjoyed spending time with his friends and family. He is survived by and will sadly be missed by his wife of 55 years, Tina Gould; one daughter, Laurie Gould of Searsport; one son, Jerry Gould of Terlingua, Texas; grandchildren, Benjamin Dudley and his girlfriend, Marly, of Saco, Logan Williams of Maine, Scott Gould and girlfriend, Holly, of North Hampton, N.H., and Kaitlyn Gould of Rochester, N.H.; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Myra Philbrook of Lehigh Acres, Fla.; two aunts, Carrie Dauksis and Hilda Brown of Bayville, N.J.; and sisters and brother-in-law, Jeanette and Milford Grant of Searsport, Eunice Cushman of Corpus Christie, Texas, Adelaide Rossi of Stoughton, Mass., and Barbara Carr of Searsport. He is also survived by his cousin who was like a brother to him, Robert Tapp and wife, Barbara, of Beachwood, N.J.; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins, along with many friends in Maine and Florida. Lloyd will also be missed by his best friend and faithful canine companion, Jose. In addition to his parents, Lloyd was predeceased by his brother-in-law and fishing buddy, Jimmy Carr. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, at Searsport United Methodist Church, Main Street, Searsport, with Pastor Steve Macleod officiating. Memorial contributions in Lloyd’s memory may be made to an animal shelter of one’s choice or National Arbor Day Foundation, care of Arbor Day Foundation Gift Planning, 211 North 12th St., Lincoln, NE 68510. Arrangements are under the direction of Young Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 31 West Main St., Searsport.
A. LLOYD GOULD
Posted Jan. 18, 2011, at 6:42 p.m.