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Edwin Goughenour

February 6, 1936 ~ December 10, 2018 (age 82)

Obituary

Edwin F. “Ed Ford” Goughenour, 82, of Eighty Four, died Monday evening, December 10, 2018 at his home.

He was born February 6, 1936 in Marianna, a son of James and Mary Grace Hines Goughenour.

A veteran, Mr. Goughenour served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

For over 30 years, he was a postal carrier at Eighty Four Post Office.

Mr. Goughenour had a love for country music for over 60 years. He played in the Classic Country Band at the American Legion in Hazelkirk and Center in the Woods in California.

His wife, Margaret Moore Goughenour, survives. They were married April 29, 1957 in Maryland.

Also surviving are two children, Scott Goughenour (Angel) of Drums, PA and Kelly Thomas (Sean) of Canonsburg; three grandchildren, John C. and Cara Goughenour and Matthew Thomas; a brother, Glenn Goughenour of Marianna and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are a son, John E. Goughenour; granddaughter, Dr. Bethany E. Goughenour; and brothers, Dave, Burl and Floyd Goughenour.

Friends are welcome from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, Inc., 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, 724-239-2255, where a service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 15 with Pastor Paul Lesher, officiating.  A procession will follow to Emmanuel United Presbyterian Cemetery, Eighty Four for a committal service.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully request memorials may be made to Concordia Hospice of Washington, 10 Leet Street, Washington, PA 15301 or Washington Area Humane Society, PO Box 66, Eighty Four, PA 15330.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
December 14, 2018

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, Inc.
809 Main Street
Bentleyville, PA 15314

Funeral Service
Saturday
December 15, 2018

11:00 AM
Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, Inc.
809 Main Street
Bentleyville, PA 15314

Interment Following Funeral Service
Saturday
December 15, 2018

Emmanuel United Presbyterian Cemetery
Rt. 519
Eighty Four, PA 15330

Donations

Washington Area Humane Society
PO Box 66, Washington PA 15301

Donnell House
10 Leet Street, Washington PA 15301

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