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In Memory of

Albert Eugene Golden

April 25, 1923 - August 10, 2017

Obituary


Albert Eugene Golden, 94, of Katy, Texas, passed away on August 10, 2017. He was born in Milton, Texas on April 25, 1923 to Tom and Lois Golden. He was married to Margaret H. Golden for 71 years.

Gene had a career in maintenance for the Houston School District for 17 years and was a paint contractor before that. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Katy. In 1942 he joined the Marine Corps and was an amphibious truck driver in WWII. He was honorably discharge as Private in 1945. Gene...

Albert Eugene Golden, 94, of Katy, Texas, passed away on August 10, 2017. He was born in Milton, Texas on April 25, 1923 to Tom and Lois Golden. He was married to Margaret H. Golden for 71 years.

Gene had a career in maintenance for the Houston School District for 17 years and was a paint contractor before that. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Katy. In 1942 he joined the Marine Corps and was an amphibious truck driver in WWII. He was honorably discharge as Private in 1945. Gene loved to paint and work with his hands. If he wasn't doing that, he would be outdoors, hunting and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret; son Michael Golden and wife Cindy, son Randy Golden and wife Louise; daughter Paula Johnson and husband Tom; 9 grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren; sister Joyce Risenhoover; and numerous nieces and nephews.

"I never knew a person who didn't like Papa!" - Randy.

Family will receive friends from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Forest Park East Funeral Home, 21620 Gulf Freeway Webster, Texas 77598. Graveside services will follow immediately after at 10:00 a.m. in Forest Park East Cemetery.