Name: Thomas A. Lattin
From: The Sun Gazette,
Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Thomas A. Lattin, 79, of 75 Crestmont St., Cogan Station, died Monday, June 7, 2010, at The Gatehouse Hospice following a lengthy illness.
Tom and his wife, the former Bonnie L. Nichols, observed their 53rd anniversary on Sept. 8, 2009.
Tom retired from Textron in 1991, was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a member of First Baptist Church and liked hunting, fishing, camping and traveling.
Born Oct. 25, 1930 in Galeton, he was the son of Arthur and Caroline Moran Lattin.
Surviving, besides his wife, are sons, Thomas M. and Timothy A., both of Cogan Station; a daughter, Teri D. (John) Spillman of Cocoa, Fla.; brothers, Eugene Edward of Bradford and Arthur of Philadelphia; a sister, Virginia Nichols of Tonawanda, N.Y.; seven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Tom was predeceased by a brother, Gerald.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, at Knight-Confer's, 1914 Memorial Ave., with the Rev. Dr. Robert L. Manzinger officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The family will provide the flowers and suggests donations to The Gatehouse Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport.
The family would like to acknowledge Ken and Angie Hower, Nikki Gouge, and Bev and Larry Greene for being there to help the family during Tom's illness. We also want to give special thanks to Amy Sandrin.