Henry J. Golding
Henry J. Golding, 94, of Ewing passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Greenwood House.
Born in New Haven, CT, Henry grew up in the Bronx in New York City. He moved to Trenton and has been a long-time Ewing resident. He graduated from Trenton Central High School and the Charles Morris Price School for Advertising.
Henry was a US Navy veteran of WWII, serving as a radioman aboard the submarine U.S.S. Charr (SS_328). He was a member of the VFW Post 7298 and American Legion Post 314. He was honored as Knight of the Year with the Knights of Columbus Council No. 3756. He loved baseball and served as Vice President of the Ewing Township Little League Committee.
Henry worked for the Pennsylvania RR, Richie and Page Distributing Company, National Beer and Trentacoste Brothers, Inc.
After retirement, Hank was hired part-time to work for the Mercer County Office on Aging to assist seniors at the Ewing Township Senior Citizens Center. He also enjoyed activities at Hollowbrook such as singing, swimming, ping-pong and especially playing with the Ewing Pool Sharks, winning the 2007 Mercer County Tournament Championship.
Son of the late Dr. Henry J. and Helen Manning Golding, father of the late Michael J. Golding, and brother of the late Helen Boehm, he is survived by his wife, Laura Matysik Golding of Ewing; a son, James Golding of San Diego, CA; two daughters and a son-in-law, Carol Golding of Doylestown, PA, and Joan and Kenneth Baggaley of Hamilton NJ; two grandchildren, Ryan Foster and Brian Baggaley; a sister and brother-in-law, Lucille and Karl Meyer of Ocoee, FL, and many nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, October 2, 2015 at 10:00AM in the Church of the Incarnation-St. James, 1545 Pennington Rd., Ewing, NJ 08618.
Family and friends may call from 9:15AM until time of Mass in the church.
Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 3301 W. Cheltenham Ave., Philadelphia, PA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Henry’s memory to either Incarnation-St. James Church or to the Alzheimer’s Association, PO Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
Posted on 29 Sep 2015 by MFH