2012-02-02 / Obituaries

Margaret Lattimer

January 25, 2012

Margaret “Peg” Boyd Lattimer, 94, of 242 Coates Road, Wysox, PA passed away Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 at Memorial Hospital, N. Towanda Twp. “Peg,” as she was known by her family and friends, was born Nov. 7, 1917 at Howard Beach, L.I., NY the daughter of George Harry Kohler and Margaret Boyd Kohler. She spent her early years growing up at Merrick, L.I. NY.

She married Ralph B. Lattimer and the couple moved first to Camptown, and later to Standing Stone Twp. where they resided for over 50 years.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, caring for her cats, reading and working in her flower gardens.

Survivors include her daughters, Margaret Crawford and Nancy Chilson, both of Wysox; grandchildren, Joel (Kelly) Chilson of Wyalusing, Brendan (Crissy) Lattimer of Rummerfield, Dana Chilson of Wysox, Damon Lattimer of Virginia, Michelle (John) Perry of Towanda, Aaron (Georgia) Crawford of Towanda; great-grandchildren, Jordan, AshLeigh, Dalton, Joey, Hannah, Jonathan, Alison, Jackson, JayDee, Trista, Meghan, Cody, Andrew, Damon Jr., and Kelsey.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph B. Lattimer, Sr. on Nov. 6, 1989; an infant daughter; sons, Ralph Bruce Lattimer, Jr. in March of 1988, Gerald David Lattimer in November of 1995; grandson, Kain Lattimer; infant greatgrandson, Jesse Chilson and sons-in-law, Joseph Chilson and Walter Crawford.

A memorial service was held Sunday, Jan. 29 at 2 p.m. at the Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home, 217 York Ave., Towanda, with Rev. Maureen Hipple, Rector of Christ Episcopal Church, Towanda, officiating. Interment will be private. There were no calling hours.

Contributions may be directed to the Towanda Public Library, 104 Main St., Towanda, PA 18848 or to the Bradford County Humane Society, PO Box 179, Ulster, PA 18850 in Margaret “Peg” Boyd Lattimer’s memory.

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