Patricia Golas

Patricia L. “Pat” Golas, 82, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014, at her home of natural causes, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Steubenville on July 10, 1931, a daughter of the late John and Thelma Hope Lamb.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Dr. Anthony J. “Tony” Golas; daughter, Janet L. Watson and brother, Thomas Lamb.

She was a member of Triumph of the Cross Catholic Church (Holy Rosary) Parish. Patricia was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. Pat and Tony were constant companions, seeing movies, dancing and attending all of their grandchildren’s performances and activities. In addition to spending time with her family, Patricia enjoyed the years spent working at a day care, assisting at her husband’s office, and helping with the Holy Rosary Fish Fries. Everyone who knew Pat was struck by her warm, genuine, and generous personality.

She is survived by her daughter, Marianne Sullivan; grandchildren, Chelsea Watson, Thomas Sullivan, and Hayley Watson, and son-in-law, Daniel Watson; sister-in-laws, Virginia Madden and Barbara Lamb; and many loving cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at Triumph of the Cross Catholic Church (Holy Rosary) Parish, 200 Rosemont Avenue, on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of Funeral Liturgy with mass at 11:30 a.m., with Fr. Bradley Greer as celebrant. Entombment in Resurrection Mausoleum will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Charity Hospice, 500 Luray Drive, Wintersville, OH 43953.

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