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Myrtle L. Golding

August 26, 1928 - October 29, 2018
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Topsham – Myrtle L. (Foster) Golding age 90 of Foreside Road passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 at home with her family by her side.

She was born in Topsham on August 26, 1928, the daughter of Holman and Virginia (Hasty) Foster. Myrtle attended John A. Cohen and Brunswick High School.

On March 31, 1956 she married Malcolm P. Golding Sr.

Myrtle loved her family, they were the light of her world. She was proud of her children for everything they accomplished with their lives. She enjoyed the simple things in life, good food, good company and laughter. Her grandchildren meant the world to her, she opened her arms and her heart to her step great grandson and was thrilled and overfilled with love and joy for her great granddaughter who was born this past June. She often reminisced about the days of gardening and the way life used to be. Razzing those she loved the most and always lighting up the room with her smile.

Myrtle is predeceased by her husband, Malcolm P. Golding Sr and brothers Dick and David Foster.

She is survived by her son, Malcolm P. Golding Jr. of Topsham. A Daughter, Ellen J. Savage and her husband, Shawn of Livermore. Grandson Malcolm P. Golding III and his partner Tara, granddaughter Erin Savage and her partner Mike. Great-grandchildren Mack and Waelyn Golding, Ricky Savage and partner Jamie. She is also survived by many nieces, cousins and special friends.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 5th at 1PM at the Stetson’s Funeral Home 12 Federal St. Brunswick with the Rev. Gordon Cook officiating. Interment will be in Roger’s Cemetery, Topsham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900 Arlington, VA 22202 or at Memorial condolences may be expressed and a video tribute may be viewed at