Barbara Golden, nee Miller, a beloved wife, a cherished mother, a loving grandmother and great-grandmother to 30 adoring grandchildren. A loved sister, aunt and friend. Barbara loved life and her family. She was an avid poet and a lover of all animals. Preceded by her loving husband Alex Golden and her parents Maurice Miller and Ada Miller, nee Krutt. Survived by children, Marla (Ray) Goncales, Pamela (the late Steve) Hansman, Scott (Maureen) Chaikin, and Toni (Rick) Hults; grandchildren, Carrie (Craig), Lindsey (Matthew), Christopher (Sara), Brian, Burton, Jeremy, Jonathan, Brandon, Nicole, Cameron; great-grandchildren, Eliana, Sydney, Marin, Steve, and brother, Martin (Juanita) Miller; devoted Stepmother of Howard Golden, Diane (Sheldon) Helfgot, Ronald (Andrea) Golden, and Sandra (Richard) Burton; grandmother of Marisa (Steven), Molly, Danielle (Josh), Alison (Matthew) Benjamin; and great-grandmother of Max, Josie, Braedyn, Arielle, and Mason. The family is profoundly thankful to Evelyn Thompson and Stormy. Private family services were held. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Alzheimer's Association (800) 272-3900 at www.alz.org or Keshet (847) 205-1234. Info: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home (847) 255-3520.