Oscar E. Gouse, Jr. went to be with the Lord on May 2nd in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania at the age of 74.
Oscar is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary Ann; his daughter, Donna; his 5 grandchildren, Jessiah, Jacob, Benjamin, Hannah, and Emily; and his 9 great-grandchildren, Piper, Finnegan, Adler, Barrett, Peyton, Oliver, Elliot, Milo, and Keanu. He is preceded in death by his 2 other children, Wendy and Matthew.
Oscar was born on November 15th, 1946 in Harrisburg, PA to Oscar Sr. and June Gouse. He graduated from William Penn High School. Oscar joined the U.S. Marine Corps after high school and was deployed to Vietnam as a cook and helicopter gunner. After leaving the Marine Corps in 1967, he served in the Army National Guard until 1989. Oscar married Mary Ann in 1969. Oscar retired from Camp Hill State Corrections after 25 years of service.
A celebration of life is scheduled for 1pm on Tuesday May 25th at Lower Allen VFW. Pastor Steve Spuler will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Oscar’s life. Condolences can be sent to 226 Erford Road Camp Hill, PA 17011.
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Gouse family.