Catherine L Golden, 88 New Smyrna Beach FL died Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Hospice of Volusia Southeast Care Center Edgewater FL.
Catherine was born in Waterbury, Connecticut. She was graduated from Waterbury Catholic High School and worked for many years at Sovel’s Manufacturing of Waterbury. She and her husband George later moved to Oklahoma where she worked at the Oklahoma Correctional Institute before retiring to Florida.
She was a member of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church New Smyrna Beach FL, an avid tennis player and active for many years with the American Quarter Horse Association.
She is survived by her children Thomas and Julia Golden, Greg and Claudia Golden, Jeffrey and Toni Golden, seven grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years George in 2007, parents Thomas and Margaret Tehen Leary, a daughter Suzanne, siblings Monsignor James Leary, Margaret McLaughlin, John Leary, grandson James Golden and great granddaughter Amber Marie Golden.
Memorial donations are requested to Hospice of Volusia Southeast Care Center 4140 South Ridgewood Ave Edgewater FL 32141.
The family wishes to express their grateful appreciation to the Staff and volunteers at Halifax Hospice Southeast Volusia Care center for their tireless attention and care.