Leona Isabel Golden, age 98 died at 8:42 a.m., Friday, April 15, 2016 at Wapakoneta Manor Nursing Home. She was born April 7, 1918 in Union Township, Auglaize County, Ohio; to the late Harvey B. and Effie Gross Frazier. On October 13, 1953 she married Adrian C. ‘Abe’ Golden who died February 6, 1984.
Mrs. Golden was a homemaker and retired as a welder from Westinghouse Electric Corporation, where she had worked for over 30 years. She was a member of the Uniopolis United Methodist Church, loved gardening and visiting.
She is survived by a son – John A. (Diana) Golden of Wapakoneta; 5 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; a great great grandchild; a brother – Wendell (Ruth) Frazier of Lima and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a daughter – Melanie S. Frantz; a great great grandchild; and 2 sisters – Coral Legal and Loucille Schmidt.
Services will begin noon on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery, near Uniopolis.
The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. – noon, Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita’s Hospice.
Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm