Laurette M. Latina
December 17, 1924 – April 11, 2018
Laurette M. Latina, age 93, of Tampa, Florida passed away on Wednesday April 11, 2018. Laurette was born December 17, 1924 in France.
She met the love of her life, a US Veteran named Joseph Latina in France during War time in 1945. They married and she came over to the US on a War Bride Ship. Mrs. Latina was married 60 years to Joseph before he passed in 2005.
She is survived by a daughter, Anna-Maria McGregor (Bruce) and two brothers still in France.
She is preceded in death by her husband, and one son, T. Daniel Latina (2014).
A visitation for Laurette will be held Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Funeral Home, 12690 N 56th St, Temple Terrace, FL 33617. A funeral service will occur Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 9715 N. 56th St., Temple Terrace, FL 33617.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, formerly the Joseph Latina Food Pantry in Temple Terrace. Memorials can be directed to svdptampa.org
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.blountcurryterraceoaks.com for the Latina family.
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Funeral Home and Crematory
12690 N 56th St
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Corpus Christi Catholic Church
9715 N. 56th St.
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