William "Bill" Gould, 73, of Edgington, IL, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport, IA.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Per Bill's wishes, no services are planned. Bewley Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Aledo is caring for the arrangements.

William "Bill" Gould, 73, of Edgington, IL, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport, IA.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Per Bill's wishes, no services are planned. Bewley Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Aledo is caring for the arrangements.

He was born May 1, 1943, in Moline, IL, the son of William A. and Dorothy Mae Lewis Gould. He married Nancy Ann Beverlin on June 16, 1963, in Drury Township.

Bill had farmed for many years. He collected trains, enjoyed tractor pulling and attending his grandson's sporting events.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Nancy; daughters, Laurie DeKeyrel of Blue Grass and Clint DeKeyrel of Taylor Ridge; and Wendy (Marc) Buckrop of Edgington; grandchildren, Brandon (Kelly Bisping) DeKeyrel, Chase DeKeyrel, Lucas Buckrop and Levi Buckrop; and a special cousins, Floyd and Zita Vroman.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one nephew, Danny Loete, Jr.