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“Very sad to hear of Mary's passing. Each of you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Alan and Suzanne Coulter - Plover, WI

“SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.IF YOU NEED ANYTHING PLEASE CALL.WILL SPEAK TO YOU LATER.AGAIN SORRY I CAN'T MAKE VISITATION. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: JOHN &CHRIS HERBERT - IL - FRIEND

“memories of mary eloise she was 13 years old wen i was born and i hear she was instrumental in the caring and nurturing of mother"s new born baby.DAR...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: loretta lindquist - moline, IL

“David and family: I share your grief. Mary was such a lovely addition to our family. She was always the lady. She will be missed! Our Thoughts...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Carolyn E. Dryden - Roscoe, IL

“Such a lovely lady, a true example of Christian living. May God continue to bless your lives. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Louella Smith - Coal Valley, IL

“Gavin and Dorothy, I'm so sorry to hear about your mom, she always had a smile... you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Tori Jacquin - Coal Valley, IL


Mary E. Gould, 85, of Orion, IL, died on Friday, October 05, 2012, at her home.

Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Beulah Presbyterian Church rural Orion. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, October 8, 2012 at Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl Funeral Home, Ltd., 1301 4th Street, Orion. Burial will be at Beulah Cemetery – Rural Township. Memorials may be made to Trinity Pathway Hospice.

Mary was born on February 23, 1927, in Moline, IL, the daughter of Fred and Agnes (Gobet) Kammerman. She married David Gould on October 22, 1949 at Beulah Church. Very active with her church, Mary worked there as a custodian and a treasurer and was active in Women's Circle and choir. Mary was also a member of the Orion American Legion Auxiliary Post #255.

Survivors include
Husband Dave Gould
Children David Chris (Ruth) Gould
Mitch (Collette) Gould
Gavin (Dorothy) Gould
Grandchildren Tim Gould
Michele (Eric) Young
Kendra Davis
Joseph Gould
Amanda Gould
12 Great Grandchildren
Sisters Eleanor Garrison
Lois (Keith) Johnson
Loretta (Rod) Lindquist
Brother Marvin Kammerman
Step Grandsons Andrew Burger
Nate Cosner

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting her obituary at www.esterdahl.com.