William J. Goulding

MILFORD, NH – William J. “Billy” Goulding, 55, resident of Milford, NH, died on November 21, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Nashua, NH.

He was born in Newport, VT on October 18, 1962, a son of Irene (Touseau) Goulding of Milford and the late John H Goulding. Prior to moving to Milford two years ago, he made his home in Myrtle Beach, SC for 30 years. Prior to Myrtle Beach, he grew up in Brookline, NH and attended Hollis/Brookline High School.

He enjoyed singing, playing the guitar and drums performing in a number of local bands, but also enjoyed fishing and especially living in Myrtle Beach.

While living in Milford, Billy had worked at Trelleborg Pipe Seals. Billy’s sense of humor was legendary and people often commented that he missed his calling as a comedian.

In addition to his mother, family members include his son, Billy Pomerleau of Wakefield, MA; six sisters and brothers-in-law, Lois Smith, Debbie and Brian Byrd, Judy and Randy Wood, Amy and Thomas Perkins, all of Milford, Darla and Peter Griffin of Nashua, NH, Dena and Brian Garceau of Mont Vernon, NH; two brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Jeannette Goulding of Greenville, NH, Peter and Sue Goulding of Stuart, FL; many nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins and one grand-daughter.

There are no visiting hours. A memorial service will be held on December 2nd at 1:00pm in Colonial Hills Baptist Church, 54 Melendy Road, Milford, NH. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.