David Latimer, JR.

David Marshall Latimer, Jr.

March 25, 1929-August 14, 2013

David Marshall Latimer, Jr., went home to be with the Lord on August 14, 2013 in Renton, Washington. He was born March 25, 1929 to Eulalie (Parker) and David Marshall Latimer in Greenville, South Carolina. At the age of 16 he ran away from boarding school in North Carolina to join the Coast Guard, he served from 1947-1950. During his service in the Coast Guard he met his first wife Allene. They settled in Seattle with their 2 sons and he started his 34 year career at Boeing as an Electronic Technician. He and Allene were married almost 52 years. Several years later he married Lorraine Miller, a long time family friend, who recently had lost her husband. They were married for 10 years before David passed. David loved his family. He was a terrific husband, father, grandfather and friend. We loved him and he will be missed. David is survived by his wife, Lorraine Miller Latimer of Renton; sons, Robert Lee Latimer and his wife Pat of Covington and David Marshall Latimer III of Black Diamond; 5 grandchildren, Robb Latimer, John Latimer, Mike Latimer, Marjorie Pierce and Valerie Hough and her husband Andy; and 3 great-grandchildren, Katie, Zoe and Ali. He is also survived by step children, Cheryl Bonnett, Randy Miller, Larry Miller, Teresa Planka and Nancy Miller; and step grandchildren Terra Soulages and Jamie Bonnett. He was laid to rest at Tahoma National Cemetery.