Obit: LATTA, George Willard

George Willard Latta (September 10, 1933 - October 22, 2011)
Latta, George Willard - 78, Malagash; It is with great sadness the
family of George Latta announce his passing on October 22, 2011, at the
Halifax Infirmary QE II, Halifax. Born in Pugwash Jct., he was a son of
the late Amos and Myrtle (Teed) Latta. George had worked at the Canadian
Rock Salt Company in Malagash and Pugwash; was a lobster fisherman, a
carpenter and had also worked for the Dept. of Highways. He was most of
all a man who loved and was extremely proud of his family. Surviving is
his loving wife of 52 years, Muriel (Langille) Latta; sons, Kody
(Shelly), Bridgewater; Shannon (Colleen), Timberlea; Tony (Pauline),
Chaulk River, ON.; Morgan (Dawn), Malagash; grandchildren, Alicia,
Courtney, Brittany, Melody, Tiffany, Emily, Kaleb, Shaun, Amanda, Kayla,
Holly; great-grandson, Keegan; brothers, Raymond (Barbara), Malagash;
Calvin (Irene), Pugwash; Weldon, Wallace Bay; sisters, Ola Ross,
Malagash; Jean (John) McKenzie, Pugwash; several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by a son, Parker; brothers,
Clarence, Sandy, Gessner, Ross; sister, Louella Roberts. Visitation will
be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, in Coulter's Funeral
Home, 48 Riverside Dr., Tatamagouche (657-3288). The funeral service
will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, in The Church of God in
Christ Mennonite, 2921 Hwy 6, Tatamagouche. Leroy Boese officiating.
Burial in the Miner's Cemetery, Malagash. Family flowers only. Donations
in memory may be made to the Lunenburg/Queens Region Special Olympics;
The Nova Scotia Heart and Stroke Foundation; The Kidney Foundation of
Canada, Maritime Region or the Miner's Cemetery. Private condolences may
be sent to the family by visiting the funeral home website at
[Monday, 24-October-2011 Coulter's Funeral Hme, Tatamagouche, NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-10-24]

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