Stanton Gould, 86, of Hingham, formerly of Falmouth, died Sunday, January 12, 2014. He was born in Ansonia, Connecticut on January 31, 1927 to the late Bernard and Eva (Caplan) Gould. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Ethel, to whom he was married for 62 years.
Father of Alan of Newton, Susan of CA, and Bruce Gould of CA and Judy Freiman of RI; grandfather to Sam and Noah Gould and Danielle and Adam Freiman; father-in-law to Sally Gould, Lori Vobejda, and Stuart Freiman; and brother to the late Bob Gould.
After graduating from Ansonia High School, he served in WW2 as an Army Staff Sergeant. In 1948, he graduated from Bates College and went on to work for the U.S. Rubber Co. and Tupperware in Beacon Falls, Rhode Island. He relocated to Greater Boston to work for MIT/Lincoln Labs where he would remain employed for 32 years. Stan was an excellent athlete and continued to play tennis well into his 80’s. He will be remembered for his singular wit, his selfless generosity and consistent devotion to his family and dear friends, as well as his willingness to extend assistance to anyone in need.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, January 15th, 11:00am at the Falmouth Jewish Congregation, 7 Hatchville Rd, Falmouth, MA. (508-540-0602). Shiva will be held at the home of Alan and Sally Gould, 1720 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA from 5-9pm. Donations may be given to the Falmouth Service Center, PO Box 208, Falmouth, MA 02541.