Catherine Golden

September 28, 1937 ~ December 8, 2021 (age 84)


CATHERINE GOLDEN, 84, was born and raised in Beirne, Arkansas to the late William Golden Sr. and Lottie Mae Tate Golden. Catherine and her siblings were raised by their grandparents the late Wiley Golden and Katie Bell Golden after the death of her mother. She graduated from Gurdon Bell High School and she worked as a Cook at Woodview Nursing Home and Club Olympia in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She opened her house to any relatives that moved to Fort Wayne and helped them with getting employment and housing.

Catherine accepted Christ at an early age and she was a member of St. John C. M. E. Church under the leadership of Pastor Walker until her health failed. Her hobbies included cooking, singing, and playing the piano.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory three brothers, William (Polly) Golden of Fort Wayne, Hurdean (Sharion) Golden of Beirne, Arkansas, and Sylvester (Linda) Golden of Fort Wayne, and a host of nieces, nephews, other family, and friends. 

She was preceded in death by her mother and father, William Golden Sr. and Lottie Mae Tate Golden, one brother, John Henry, three sisters, Mae Ruth Hamilton, Mae Bell Storey, and May Etta Edward, and three nephews, Bobby Hamilton, Sylvester Golden, Jr., and William Golden III and two nieces, Roxanne Hamilton and Julia Golden Underwood.

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December 18, 2021

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Community Funeral Care, Carmichael Chapel
831 E Jefferson Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46803

Funeral Service
December 18, 2021

12:30 PM
Community Funeral Care Carmichael Chapel
831 E Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46803

December 18, 2021

2:00 PM
Lindenwood Cemetery
2324 W. Main Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46808

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