Mary E. Golden 1939-2020

GIRARD — Mary Ellen Golden (Snow) was born in Dorothy, W.Va. on Feb. 15, 1939, the daughter of Zernie Snow and Laura Nelson Snow; she entered Heaven’s gates on March 31, 2020.

A retired auto worker from Ford, Mary was a loving mother and homemaker. Mary was a remarkable cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends, most especially over the holidays. She loved to watch scary movies and work puzzles during her spare time. She also loved camping, fishing and craft making.

Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband of 49 years, Leon G. Golden. She was also preceded by her parents; daughter, Ginger D. Massey; her sons, Phillip and Harvey Golden; her two sisters, Ethel Snow and Yvonne Fitzgerald; her brother, Edward Snow; and grandchild, Candice Golden.

Mary is survived by her son, Timothy Golden and his wife, Tracey; son-in-law, William Massey; sister-in-law, Debbie Nelson and husband, Butch. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Christopher Davis, Nathan Davis, Phillip Davis, Amanda Parsons, Levi Golden and Morgan Golden. She has eight great-grandchildren.

A private service and burial will be held at Eastlawn Memory Gardens, Brunswick, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mary’s memory to the Lupus Foundation, 12930 Chippewa Road, Brecksville, OH 44141.

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefune ralhome.com.

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