Homer A. Lat­shaw, Jr.

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Homer A. Lat­shaw, Jr., 70, of Wal­nut­port, passed away on Fri­day, Au­gust

30, 2019, at Le­high Val­ley Hos­pi­tal – Cedar Crest. Born in Al­len­town, he was a son of the late Homer A. Sr. and Min­erva A. “Min­nie” (Hess)

Lat­shaw. Af­ter at­tended Northamp­ton High School, Homer honor­able served in the United States

Army dur­ing Viet­nam and was awarded two Pur­ple Hearts. He was em­ployed as a la­borer and fin­isher in the con­crete in­dus­try for many years, be­fore re­tir­ing in 2012 from David Hess Con­crete Con­trac­tors in Danielsvil­le. Homer lived a sim­ple life and loved the fam­ily pet dog, Ri­ley, a Dal­ma­tian. Sur­vivors: He is sur­vived by two sons, Michael Lat­shaw, of At­lanta, Ge­or­gia, and Shawn Lat­shaw, of Florida; a daugh­ter, Melissa Lat­shaw Hufford and her hus­band, Nathan, of Pitts­burgh; grand­chil­dren; four broth­ers, Todd Lat­shaw, of Wal­nut­port, Alvin Lat­shaw, of Danielsvil­le, Don­ald Lat­shaw and his wife, Judy, of Wal­nut­port, and Harold Lat­shaw, of Lit­tle Gap; a sis­ter, Mar­jorie Weiss and her hus­band, Charles, of Le­high Fur­nace; along with many nieces and neph­ews. He was pre­de­ceased by a niece, Su­san White, and a great nephew, Zavier Cor­bit Var­ilek. Ser­vices: A fu­neral ser­vice will be held on Satur­day, Septem­ber 07, 2019, at 11:00 A.M. in the GE­ORGE G. BENSING FU­NERAL HOME, Inc., 2165 Com­mu­nity Drive, Route 946, Vil­lage of Moorestown – Bath, PA 18014. Friends and rel­a­tives are in­vited to call on Satur­day morn­ing from 10:00

A.M. to 11:00 A.M. in the fu­neral home. In­ter­ment with Mil­i­tary Hon­ors will be in Danielsvil­le Union Ceme­tery, Danielsvil­le. Fol­low­ing the in­ter­ment, there will be a cel­e­bra­tion of life gath­er­ing at Blue Moun­tain Fish & Game As­so­ci­a­tion. Con­tri­bu­tions: In lieu of flow­ers, me­mo­rial con­tri­bu­tions may be of­fered to Blue Moun­tain Fish & Game As­so­ci­a­tion, 4190 Wood Drive, Wal­nut­port, PA 18088.

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