July 27, 1921 - Dec 30, 2012 EDMOND George Henry Golden was born July 27, 1921, in Civet, Oklahoma. He passed to the next season of life on December 30, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Wynema Dell Golden. His parents; a brother; two sisters; and daughter-in-law, Shirley; were also awaiting him in Heaven. He is survived by his sons, Maurice and his wife Connie, Danny and his wife Linda, and Stanley. Also surviving are grandchildren, Junior Golden, Russell Golden, Kim Marshall, Kari Borden, Dona Dickens, Debbie Sewell, and Brannon Golden; and 16 great-grandchildren. George and Wynema were longtime members of Sunnyside Baptist Church. George's greatest pride was his service to our country in WWII, earning the Silver Star, two Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He spent his career in the automotive field and working part time in security after his retirement. He enjoyed his family, and he loved to hunt, spend time at this cabin at Lake Eufaula and run his ATV. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2012, at Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City, OK. Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home and Chapel, Moore, OK.

Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 1, 2013