Barbara Ann Golden, 69, of Albany, Oregon passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Samaritan Evergreen Hospice House.

Barb was born June 15, 1947, in Oakland, California, and was the daughter of Maurice and Clara Harrison.  Barbara moved with her family to Gridley, California, where she married and raised three children.  Later Barb and Rick moved to the Oregon Coast where she worked at Rite-Aid and Green Berry Industrial.  Barb was particularly fond of the beach.  She enjoyed quilting, cooking, bike riding and fishing.  Barb had a strong affection for animals and often volunteered at Safe Haven Humane Society.

Barb is survived by her husband of 35 years, Rick Golden; three children,: Crystal Root, Darin and Bret Rogers; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brother Jim Harrison.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date and time.  Her final resting place will be at Gridley Biggs Cemetery, in California.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Barb’s name to Safe Haven Humane Society, in Albany Oregon.

AAsum-Dufour Funeral Home is handling arrangements (aasum-dufour.com).