The Obit For Jack Golden

John Kern "Jack" Golden

Published in The Times-Picayune on November 10, 2010

John "Jack" Kern Golden passed away peacefully on Monday, November 8, 2010 at the age of 82. Faithful husband to Ramona Kael Golden, to whom he was married 58 yrs.

Born in New Orleans to the late Patrick Earl Golden and Helen Kern Golden. Preceded in death by brother Eddie Golden. Father of Joanne Hymel, Michael Golden (Bridget), Ken Golden, Barbara Golden, Anita Hagan (Gordon), 14 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Jack graduated from Jesuit High School in 1946 and later played minor league baseball for the Houma Indians and the Brownsville Charro's before serving in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a faithful LSU fan and avid golfer. He loved his Catholic faith. He was a Eucharistic Minister and a Lector for many years.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Service at St. Joseph Abbey, 75376 River Rd, Covington, LA on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 2:00 pm.

Internment to follow at the Abbey Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Joseph Seminarian Fund are appreciated.

Arrangements by Bagnell & Son Funeral Home of Covington, LA.

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