Stan Gober, the owner of the iconic Stan’s Idle Hour restaurant in Goodland, passed away about 10:30 p.m. Monday at NCH Downtown Naples Hospital.
He had been suffering from throat cancer, but the cause of death was congestive heart failure, said his son Russ Gober.
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The celebration of Stan’s life will start at noon Sunday at Stan’s Idle Hour, 221 Goodland Drive W. Per his wishes, Stan’s casket will be on the stage at the restaurant. At 2:30 p.m., the casket will be moved to the Marco Island Cemetery, 489 W. Elkham Circle, for burial next to his wife, Faye.