James Gould Obituary

James Lee Gould
James Lee Gould

March 10, 1936 - May 22, 2020
Born in Menominee, Michigan
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin


James Lee Gould, 84, of Marinette passed away peacefully surrounded by family at home on Friday May 22, 2020. He was born on March 10, 1936 in Menominee, Michigan to Russell and Glendora Gould. Upon graduation from Peshtigo High School, he served in the United States Marine Corp before attending the University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse. He married the former Marilyn Larson of Marinette on June 8, 1957.
Jim worked in construction before a career with Badger Paper Mills in Peshtigo. After retirement, he enjoyed traveling and most of all spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of almost 63 years, Marilyn; three children, Karen (Steve), Kathy (Scott), Jenny (Jeff); grandchildren, Stephanie ( Travis), Alex, Shana (Jay), Drew (Rebecca); great-grandchildren, Elyse, Elijah, Caleb, Jameson, and Malachi; a brother, Russ; sisters, Bonnie and Lynn; sisters-in-law, Judy Wendel and Marge Williams; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by infant daughter, Jacqueline; a brother Ken; and sister, Lois.
A private celebration of his life will be held in the near future.
Memorials in Jim's name may be made to Zion Lutheran Church of Marinette.
A special thank you is extended to the staffs of Unity Hospice and especially Washington Square Assisted Living Community for taking care of our dad like he was family.

You will be lovingly missed Papa

Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home is assisting the family.




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