Michael Latkowitch

January 24, 1933August 4, 2018

Oscar “Michael” Myron Latkowitch, age 85, of Beacon Hill, passed away peacefully at 12:30 p.m. on August 4, 2018 at Chelsea Soldiers Home. Michael proudly served in the U.S. Army as a Corporal in the Korean War and received the Korean Service Medal in 2018. Michael worked in Public Relations Sales Promotion licensed in the State of New York, Bureau of Social Welfare. Michael was an avid reader and loved politics. He proudly served his place of worship for many years and is President Emeritus at the Boston Society of the New Jerusalem, Inc., Church on the Hill (Swedenborgian) located on Beacon Hill. Michael was born on January 24, 1933, in Cambridge, the son of the late Harold and Molly (Cheransky). He was the beloved husband of the late Marlene Coen, Winifred MacNeil and Anna Hunt Brown. He is survived by his daughter Susan Wilson and grandchildren Stephen and Gennifer of Florida; great grandchildren Jakob and Nikolas of Florida, and his brother-in-law Bishop Hunt, Charleston, So. Carolina. Michael is also survived by his loving friends. Friends may come to visitation on Tuesday from 3pm to 4pm in the Boston Harborside Home, 580 Commercial St., Boston with a Funeral Service to follow at 4pm. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Chelsea Soldiers Home, 91 Crest Ave., Chelsea, MA 02150 where the nurses and nurse’s aides lovingly and compassionately took such good care of Michael. For online condolences and/or directions, please visit:


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 7, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 7, 2018

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