Daniel Golobish, 60, of Indian Trail, N.C., formerly of Herminie, passed away Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. Mr. Golobish was born July 22, 1961, in Greensburg, the son of the late Rudolph "Rudy" and Dorothy (Oberley) Golobish. He was a member of Indian Trail United Methodist Church. Dan graduated from Yough High School and California State University, Fullerton, earning his bachelor's degree in business. "Uncle Bucky," "Double Trouble" and "Brother" were nicknames Dan acquired as a youth and some still stuck into his adulthood. Dan dedicated his life to his family. He never met a stranger or let his wheelchair slow him down. He beat Leukemia and was videotaped getting up from his wheelchair walking (with his wife and children by his side) across the finish line on the survivor walk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VI-dshunRJ8
. He was a former member of Union West Rotary Club. Dan was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Dan is survived by his beloved wife of 26 years, Judy (Schnur) Golobish; daughter, Elizabeth Ann; twin sons, Daniel Frank and Jack Lawrence; his four-legged companions, Rex and Holly; siblings, Judy Noble, of Palmyra, Pa., Dave Golobish, of Florida, Patty (John) Yazembiak, of Albion, Pa., Rudy (Sharon) Golobish, of Rillton, Karen (Peter) Mihalick, of Akron, Ohio, Ginger Golobish, of Westfield, Ind., Randy Golobish, of Eastanolle, Ga., Albert (Peggy) Golobish, of Fayetteville, N.C., Sam (Robin) Golobish, of Indian Trail, N.C., and Tammy (Ed) Kerr, of Willington, Conn.; and numerous nieces and nephews, greats and great-greats. Dan was preceded in death by brothers, Larry and Andy Golobish; niece, Rhonda Bauer; and great-nephew, Austin Forrer. Family and friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, at JOSEPH W. NICKELS FUNERAL HOME. A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, at Hilltop United Methodist Church in Madison. Please meet at the church. He will have another celebration at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 at Indian Trail United Methodist Church. The family will begin to receive friends at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hilltop U.M.C. or Indian Trail U.M.C. The family wishes to thank their extended family, Indian Trail UMC, for their continuous love and support. online condolences may be found at www.heritagecares.com
Published by Tribune Review on Jan. 14, 2022.