Memorial services for Tyler James Gould, 19, Lawrence, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory.
Tyler died Tuesday, December 16, 2014.
He was born January 31, 1995, in Olathe, Kansas, the son of James Eliot and Colleen Denise Gould. He graduated from West Ranch high school in Stevenson Ranch, California in 2013. He has lived in Lawrence for the past year.
Tyler was a student at the University of Kansas. He played and enjoyed football and loved classic muscle cars.
He did volunteering at several retirement communities in the Santa Clarita, CA community. He worked in a group called “Tag” at his high school that helped kids with the loss of family members and friends. He always made people laugh and never knew a stranger. He always found a way to light up a room.
Survivors include his parents; sister, Bobbie Moore of McLouth, KS; grandparents, Rick Gould of Shawnee, KS, and Patty Barry of Lakewood, WA; nephew, Kaiser Springer; niece, Aria Springer; and loving girlfriend, Sarah Gilbreath of Drexel, MO.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Springer.
The family suggests memorials to Susan G. Komen, sent in care of the funeral home.