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Irene G. Goulding, 91, resident of Milford, NH, died on December 31, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Nashua, NH.

She was born in Highgate, Vermont on July 28, 1930. She was the daughter of Louis and Wilma (Ploof) Touseau. She was raised and educated in Troy, Vermont. She was married to John H Goulding SR. May 23, 1949. They raised nine children together.

Irene worked for many years at OK Tool Co. Inc. as a machinist and ended her career at Kirk Motion Products in Hollis, NH. She learned to play the organ on her own in her later years by practicing hymns and pop. More recently, she has enjoyed contemporary country music. She loved family gatherings, where she sang with all of her children and grandchildren while her sons played the guitar. She liked to laugh and hers was contagious. Irene enjoyed studying the Bible with her friend Beverly and always looked forward to her visits. She loved working on puzzles, reading medical journals, and loved flowers.

Irene has made her home in Milford for the past 12 years and has lived in Brookline, NH for 55 years. She was an active member of the Colonial Hills Baptist Church in Milford, NH

She was predeceased by her husband, John H. Goulding Sr., who died in September 2008, her two sons, Peter G. Goulding, died in March 2021 and William J. Goulding died in November 2017. Also, her two sisters , Lena Prue of Barton, VT died on October 15, 2019 and Shirley Riley of Manchester NH passed on October 3, 2019.

Family members include his seven remaining children and spouses: John H. Goulding Jr, wife Jeannette (Elliot) Goulding of Loxley, AL, Lois Smith of Milford, NH, Deborah A. Byrd and husband Brian Byrd of Westfield, VT, Judy L. Wood and her husband Randy Wood, of Machiasport, ME, Darla J Griffin and her husband Peter Griffin, of Nashua, NH, Dena S. Garceau and her husband Brian Garceau of Spicewood, TX and Amy I. Perkins and her husband Thomas Perkins of Milford, NH. She had 20 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 8 at 10:00 a.m. at Colonial Hills Baptist Church, 54 Melendy Road, Milford, NH. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to the American Heart Association. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. To share a memory or offer condolences, visit

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