Harley Gough, 84, passed away, Thursday, August 25, 2016, at a local health care facility. He was born April 29, 1932, in Mapleton, the son of Charles and Nellie (Hoyt) Gough.
Harley grew up in Mapleton and moved to Houlton in the sixties. He lived at Kinney Boarding Home for many years and then moved to Madigan Estates, where he lived for eleven years. Harley loved doing jigsaw puzzles, traveling to Boston and riding the street cars and buses. His favorite saying was "nothing you can do about it." Harley always had a twinkle in his eye and he loved to tease.
Harley is survived by his brother, Lawrence Gough and his wife, Barbara, of Hodgdon; his niece, Susan Allen and her husband, Richard, of Hodgdon; his nephew, Michael Gough and his wife, Carolyn, of New Limerick; great-nieces and great-nephews, Matthew Allen and his wife ,Brittany, Julie West and her husband, Brandon, Drew Gough and Jill Gough; and numerous special cousins. He was predeceased by his parents. The family would like to thank the staff of Madigan Estates for all their wonderful care.
Friends may call at the Dunn Funeral Home noon Saturday, August 27, 2016, until the time of the service 1 p.m. with Ralph Miller officiating. Interment will be Evergreen Cemetery. Friends and family are invited to a reception following the interment at the home of Michael and Carolyn Gough. Gifts may be made payable to the Roger Randall Center or the Madigan Estates Activity Fund, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park Street, Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolences and guest book: www.dunnfuneral.com.