Norman LeRoy Gould (May 20, 1937 — December 28, 2018) |

Norman LeRoy Gould (May 20, 1937 — December 28, 2018)

Addendum to previous obituary from Dec. 31, 2018

Norman went home to be with his Lord and Savior with his wife & family by his side.

Norman left a forever impact on many people’s lives. He was a true servant of God, loving people no matter where they were at.

He loved playing his trumpet, for family events, church, and especially playing taps for any veteran functions. It was truly an honor for him to be asked.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

Norman, along with his wife, loved to visit with people, encouraging and supporting friends when they needed it.

They had volunteered at the Rifle Correctional Facility sharing the love of God to the inmates. They even helped out different ones with their journey in life.

Norman is survived by his wife, Rose of 33 years, his son Mark (Mary) Gould of Glenwood Springs, son, Brett (Sandra) Gould of Florida, daughter Kelly Gould of Texas, son Eric (lvanni) Gould of Brazil, stepdaughter Nancy (Steve) Johnson of Rifle, Rick (Tammy) Drew of Oregon, his sister Alma (Homer) Gokey of New York, sister in law Mary Gould of New York, and 29 grandchildren & great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019, at New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at Rosebud Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made out Gideons International c/o Alpine Camp, 5033 County Rd 335, Box #411, New Castle CO 81647; or Garfield Prison Chaplain Ministry, PO Box 1074, Rifle, CO 81650.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User