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Smethport Area Piecemakers

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Giant Sportsman's Raffle at Coudersport Consistory.......100 Firearms and $10,000. Cash......100 guns will be given away in 100 days......Plus Day 101 will be the drawing for $10,000 Cash......Tickets AVAILABLE NOW FOR $100!!..........ONLY 1,000 TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE!!.......Winners to be determined by the Pennsylvania Pick 3 evening drawing............Drawing runs April 1, 2018 thru July 10, 2018...........$10,000 Cash Prize drawing on July 10, 2018.........Tickets may be purchased from the Coudersport Consistory Office from 8 AM to 3 PM Monday through Friday or by mail. You can pay by credit card.........Call us at 1-800-980-8490.

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St. Bibiana Fish Fry

Famous Fish Fry at St. Bibiana's Catholic Church Parish Center, Galeton, Pa...Every Friday from 4PM-6PM thru March 23rd....$10.00 Dinner price includes: Fried Haddock, French Fries, Cole Slaw, Rolls, Coffee & Lemonade. Takeouts Available-Call 435-2864.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Michael B. GOOCH, 68, of Coudersport, PA

Michael B. GOOCH

Michael B. GOOCH, 68, of Coudersport, PA, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. 

Born November 25, 1948, in Lebanon, PA, he was the son of Lester and Shirley M. Kulp Gooch. On September 6, 1969, in Coudersport, he married the former Vicki L. Russell, who survives. 

Vietnam War Veteran
A 1966 graduate of Coudersport High School and a 1970 graduate of Robert Morris College, he earned a degree in business administration. 

A Vietnam Era Veteran, he served honorably with the US Army National Guard from 1971 – 1976. 

Mike was employed with at Midland Optical with his father, Air Preheater in Wellsville, Adelphia, and Cole Memorial Hospital. 

He was a member of American Legion Potter Post #192 in Coudersport and coached inner city baseball for many years. He was affectionately known as Yoda and Bear. 

Surviving besides his wife, Vicki, are: three sons, Derrick (Nicole) Gooch of Goodyear, AZ, Clay Gooch and Ryan (Cynthia) Gooch, both of Coudersport; five grandchildren, Austin, Bianca, Mariah, Corry, and Jackson; two sisters, Pamela (Paul) Simcoe of Coudersport and Cynthia Nourse of FL; aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. 

He was predeceased by his parents. 

Friends may gather at the American Legion Potter Post #192 in Coudersport to celebrate Mike’s life on Saturday, August 19, 2017 beginning at 5:00 PM

may be made to American Legion Potter Post #192, 2 Buffalo St., Coudersport, PA 16915 or Coudersport Little League, c/o Coudersport Service Club, P.O. Box 292, Coudersport, PA 1915. 

Arrangements are entrusted to the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA. Online condolences may be expressed at


Anonymous said...

Vicki, our thoughts & prayers are with you & your sorry for your loss....praying!!!!

tooter said...

Rest in Peace Mike...