Loetta Gould of Lone Tree, Colorado was born on March 12, 1934 in Rosati, Missouri to the union of Robert Lowell and Sadie L. (Roso) Krewson, Sr. She departed from this life on Friday, October 15, 2021 at Sunrise Assisted Living in Littleton, Colorado at the age of 87 years.
Loetta and her husband Larry owned and operated Bilderbacks Picture Framing and Art Galleries in Detroit, Livonia and Franklin, Michigan. Due to a chronic illness, Loetta would become Larry’s primary caregiver. She devoted her life to her husband, always making sure all his needs were met and taken care of. Loetta, also being devoted to her family, cared for her four grandchildren over a 14 year period when her daughter was working. In addition to caring for her family she also loved people and having never met a stranger, she made friends easily. In her spare time, she enjoyed traveling with Larry, walking and hiking with family and friends, cross stitching, playing scrabble and dominoes with her friends.
Loetta is preceded in death by her parents Robert Lowell and Sadie L. (Roso) Krewson, Sr.; two brothers Robert Lowell Krewson, Jr. and Leroy Krewson; one brother-in-law John Happel; one sister-in-law Donna Krewson.
Those who are left to treasure her memory and to continue her legacy are her loving husband Larry Gould of Littleton, Colorado; two children Barbara and husband Brad Smith of Lone Tree, Colorado, Robert and wife Kathy Gould of South Whitley, Indiana; four grandchildren Matthew Smith, Michael and wife Katie Smith, Nathan and wife Mariia Smith and Nikki Smith; one great-granddaughter Lucy Smith; one brother James W. Krewson of Stoughton, Wisconsin; two sisters Lorraine Happel of Cuba, Missouri, Loree Ryan of Springfield, Missouri; cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church 415 W. School Ave. Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church with Father Dan Lueckenotte as the celebrant.
Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri.
If desired, memorials would be appreciated to Wipeeverytear.org
The Mizell Funeral Home of Cubs is honored to be serving the Gould family.