2012-12-19 / Obituaries

Gerald N. Golden Warfordsburg, 63

Gerald N. “ Buzzard” Golden, 63, Warfordsburg, died Saturday, December 15, 2012, at the War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs, W.Va.

Born, April 22, 1949, in Fulton County, Pa., he was the son of the late Jerry and Ida Gordon Golden.

He attended Southern Fulton High School, Warfordsburg.

He was employed by Goodwill Industries at the Sidling Hill Rest Area in Hancock, Md. He previously worked at Truax’s Service Hancock, Golden Trucking Co., was a bus driver for Southern Fulton School District, helped on the family farm, and he was a member of the Breezewood Veterans Canteen Association.

He is survived by six sisters: Margaret Mellott, Mary Gray and Florence Ruppenthal of Needmore; Opal Morse of Everett; Barbara Young of Breezewood; Rachel Snyder of Hancock; three brothers: George Golden, Falling Waters, W.Va.; Richard Golden of Warfordsburg; Tracy Golden of Hancock; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two sisters: Edith Shaw and Nancy McCarty and two brothers: Raymond Golden and Sylvester Golden.

Services will be held Wednesday, December 19, at 2 p.m. at Bethel Community Church, Warfordsburg. Rev. William Swope will officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery.

To help defray funeral expenses, memorial contributions may be made to the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main St. Hancock, MD 21750

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com

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