Rebecca Lee Golden, 44, of Dawson Springs, KY, formerly of Phoenixville, PA, died suddenly on Wedensday, October 24, 2018 while competing in a Bass fishing tournament on the Toledo Bend Reservoir in Hemphill, Texas.
Born on December 1, 1973 in Phoenixville, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Barbara (Sombers) Golden.
She was a graduate of Phoenixville High School, class of 1991. She received her Masters degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University, Philadelphia, and received her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 2003. Upon completion of her Doctorate studies, she was employed by Good Shepherd Penn Partners as a Physical Therapist specializing in Lymphedema and Vestibular rehabilitation. She was a Physical Therapist with Tradewater Health and Rehabilitation Center in Dawson Springs, KY.
She had a passion for Bass fishing and outdoor activities. She was named the Kayak Bass Series (KBS) Angler of the year in 2016, competed in many Bass angler fishing tournaments throughout the United States, and was a Triathelete, enjoying swimming, biking, and running.
Leon husband of Lee Ann Golden
Matthew, husband of Tina Golden
Pattie Golden Hubbs wife of John
Danielle Hubbs, Sarah Kammer, Angela McCloy
Matthew Hubbs, Tyler, Conner Golden, and Michael Detwiler
Also survived by many uncles, aunts, and numerous cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass on Friday, November 9, 2018 at Saint Basil the Great Roman Catholic Church, 2340 Kimberton Road, Phoenixville, PA at 10:30am. Burial will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Phoenixville.
Friends may call Friday morning at the church from 9:15am to 10:15am.
In lieu of flowers, please consider being an "AmBASSador" and sending a donation to the Ike Foundation in Rebecca's memory at the link below.
The Ike Foundation
PO Box 818, Elmer NJ 08318