Paul E. Gould, age 88, of Sardinia, Ohio, passed away early Monday morning, September 5, 2022 at Hospice of Dayton.
He was born April 13, 1934 in Georgetown, Ohio son of the late Homer Richard and Willa Pearl (Pollitt) Gould. On July 25, 1954 he married Barbara Ann Jones, who passed away on February 2, 2022.
Paul was a United States Air Force Veteran and a member of the Ripley American Legion Post 367. He retired from Lodge and Shipley after 34 years and then started Gould Enterprises with his wife and son David. Paul was an aviation enthusiast and a pilot, he enjoyed restoring Aeronca Aircraft. He also enjoyed trap shooting and gardening.
Surviving are his five children, Mark Gould of Longmont, CO, Philip Gould of Sardinia, Ken (Ellen) Gould of Dayton, Paula (Robert) Kiser of Hillsboro, and David (Nicole) Gould of Sardinia, ten grandchildren, Jeremy (Amy) Gould, Hannah Joyce, Andrew (Kiki) Gould, Sophie Sweaney, Rachel (Caleb) Bohrer, Kristina Gould, Rebecca (Preston) Menchaca, Skylar Gould, Madison Gould, and Hunter Gould, five great-grandchildren, Austin Remington Bohrer, Demi Grace Gould, Ryleann Hope Bohrer, Vivian Rose Sweaney, and William Jason Sweaney, sister, Betty Green of IN, and a sister-in-law, Margaret (Price) Tuley of AL.
In addition to his parents and wife, Paul was preceded in death by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, John D. and MaryLou Jones, Miars and Edith Jones, and a brother-in-law, Ray Green.
A Celebration of Life for Paul and Barbara will be held at Edgington Funeral Home, 17 E. Main St. Mowrystown, Saturday, October 15, 2022 at 1:00 pm with Brother Rand Little officiating. The Highland County Honor Guard will accord military honors.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday, October 15, 2022, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm.
Contributions in Paul's memory may be made to the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420 or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1185 Graces Run Rd, Winchester, OH 45697.