Mona Gale Goudelock, age 77 of Merced, California passed away on November 23, 2018 in Merced.

Mona was born in Crescent City to Robert and Grace McCullough. She went to high school at Yreka High School and worked at the Weed Elementary school, where she retired after more than 25 years.

She enjoyed the outdoors, and loved metal detecting, arrowhead, and bottle hunting. She was an avid race car fan both dirt track and Nascar. She played BINGO whenever possible and spent quality time with her pets, friends, and family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, brother Robert McCullough, and sister DeAnne Kassik.

Mona is survived by two sisters: Linda Webb of Montana and Judi Gay of Yreka; son-in-law Bill Bower and daughter Gaylin Bower of Merced; and two grandchildren: Amy Bower of Scottsdale, Arizona and Jacob Bower of Dallas, Texas.

Burial services will be held June 22, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the Little Shasta cemetery in Montague, California, located off of Lower Shasta Road.