John H. Gould

John H. Gould, 85, of Hartford passed away Monday Jan, 9, 2006.

He was born Dec. 21, 1920 in Hartford, the son of John and Augusta (nee Brose) Gould.

John was the fourth generation to operate the family farm on Highway 60.

He enjoyed raising horses and still had them until this last year when his health failed and he moved to Deerview Meadows.

John is survived by his nieces, Judy (Steve) Berry and Jane (Mike) Fitzgerald, both of Utah.

Also surviving are other relatives and friends.

Preceding him in death were his brother, Julius "Bud" Gould, and his sisters, Henriette C. and Lydia B. Gould, who passed away in April of 2004.

A graveside service will be held Friday, Jan. 13 at 10 a.m.

John will be buried next to his sisters in the family plot at Union Cemetery in Hartford.

The Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home, Hartford, is serving the family.