Howard Earl Golden

Howard Earl Golden

Howard Earl Golden, 67, of Brocton, N.Y., passed away late Monday morning Oct. 9, 2017, at his home, after an extended illness.

He was born in Westfield, N.Y., on April 8, 1950, to the late Kenneth and Helen Beers Golden and has lived in this area his entire life.

Howard was a graduate of Westfield Academy of Westfield, N.Y., and had worked as a machinist for Renold’s Inc. of Westfield, N.Y. for many years until his retirement. He had also been vice president of the Machinist Union.

In his early years, he had worked for the Pinkerton Agency in Washington, D.C., and had also been a security guard for Sonny Jurgensen of the Washington Redskins football team. Howard loved Sci Fi movies, NASCAR racing, woodworking, auto mechanics and putting model cars together. He was a member of the Westfield Methodist Church of Westfield, N.Y.

Howard is survived by his wife, Deborah Golden of Brocton, N.Y.: two sons: Christopher Golden of Brocton, N.Y. and Jonathan Golden of Dunkirk, N.Y., one brother Kenneth (Carole) Golden of Derby, Kansas; two nephews and three nieces: and sister-in-law, Beverly Golden of Erie Pa.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by one brother, Edward Golden: one aunt, Blanche Golden; one niece, Judi Golden; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Golden.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, from the Morse Funeral Home in Brocton, N.Y. Interment will follow at the Westfield Union Cemetery on Route 20 in Westfield, N.Y.

Friends are invited to the Morse Funeral Home, 51 Highland Ave., Brocton, N.Y., on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. To leave a message of condolence or remembrance for Howard’s family please log on to