services for Donald L. "Pete" Latimer, 68, of Nampa, who
died Friday, July 24, at home of natural causes, will be
held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Larry Barnett of the Marsing Assembly of God Church will
officiate, under direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Lattimer was
born March 31, 1919, in
to Rollie and Vina Hardy Lattimer.
He was raised in
Nebraska and came to Nampa area in 1941.
He joined the
Army in 1942 and served at
Camp Rucker. Ala. He was honorably discharged in 1945.
Mildred I. Zajic June 20, 1944, in
St. Francis, Kan. They
lived in Imperial Neb., until coming to
worked for Dairymen's Creamery in Caldwell and also operated
his own dairy farm.
He later worked in the construction of the Orchard
missile sites, moving to Concord,
Calif., in 1956 and, in 1957, to Fallon, Nev.,
where he also worked in the construction of missile sites.
In 1960 he moved to
Emmett and operated a logging business until 1962, when he
returned to Caldwell and again resumed working for
Dairymen's Creamery. He
moved to Nampa in 1979 upon his
He was an avid fisherman and gardener.
He Is survived by
his wife Nampa; two sons, Darrell K. Lattimer of
and Richard L. Lattimer of Parma;
a daughter, Donna J Turnbull of Caldwell;
four brothers, Frank Lattimer of Kingman,
Ariz., Basil and Gene Lattimer, both of
Caldwell, and Jerry Lattimer of Imperial; a
sister, Maxine Munson of Caldwell; 11 grandchidren; and a
He was preceded in death by a brother.
Friends may call
at the Caldwell Dakan chapel Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and
Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Memorials may be
made to Mountain States Tumor Institute or the Mercy Medical
Center Hospice Program, in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell 83606.