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Leo J. Latz, Jr.

September 21, 1935 March 6, 2015
Leo J. Latz, Jr.
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Leo John Latz Jr., age 79, died peacefully in his Elmhurst home on March 6, 2015 surrounded by his large and loving family. Beloved husband for 57 years of Ann (nee Dolphin). Devoted and dedicated father of Leo III, Ann (Paul) Dunbar, Peter (Michele nee Ventimilla), Michael (Gloria nee Vega), and Timothy (Elaine nee Perry). Cherished grandfather of Catherine Mary, Leo IV, Patrick, Janeen and Bridget, Marty, Kelley, Maureen and Conor Dunbar, Maria, Catherine Ann (Sam Froelich), P.J., and Eva, Ryan and George, Maggie, Kevin, Tom and Mary. Proud son of the late Leo J. Latz M.D. and Margaret (nee Fitzgerald). Dear brother of Margaret and the late John Boyle. Loving brother-in- law of the late Patrick Dolphin (Sally nee Keane), Maureen (the late John M.D.) Dwyer, Terry (the late Gil) Gavin, Margie (Jay) Parsons, Frank Dolphin, Olive (Frank) Lucido, Barbara (John) Bergquist, and Kathleen (Link) Smith. Proud uncle of many nieces and nephews. Cherished friend to the living and departed members of the Pot Luck Dinner Club started fifty years ago and to all of his friends from his days growing up on the North Side of Chicago. A 1957 graduate of his beloved St. Ambrose University. Leo was involved for many years as a leader of the Chicago St. Ambrose Alumni Club. He was also a former President of the Fenwick High School Fathers' Club, and a former President of the Alexian Brothers Hospital Foundation, the Chicago Chapters of the American Institute of Banking and Society of Personnel Administration, and a past Chairman of the Josephinum High School Advisory Board. A 29-year resident of River Forest, he also served on the River Forest Service Club with many friends and neighbors. Visitation Tuesday, March 10 from 3 - 8 p.m. at Ahlgrim Funeral Home, 567 Spring Rd. Elmhurst, IL. Friends and family are asked to please meet at church for Mass of the Resurrection at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11 at Visitation Church, 779 S. York St. Elmhurst, IL. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Leo's name will be appreciated and gratefully accepted by St. Ambrose University, c/o Ed Finn, 518 W. Locust Street, Davenport, IA 52803 or the Fenwick High School Fr. Malachy Dooley O.P. Fund, 505 Washington Blvd. Oak Park, IL 60302.��


Wednesday, March 11th 10:45 am�� (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH)

Visitation Church 779 S. York St. Elmhurst, IL ��


Tuesday, March 10th 3 p.m. to 8 pm��

Ahlgrim Funeral Home 567 Spring Rd Elmhurst, IL ��

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