- December 7, 1927 - November 19, 2012
- Austin, Texas
of Gerald's Passing
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“So sorry did not know you had passed. Sorry I did not meet you when you were here.
You were known to me as the grandfather and "FRIEND" pf my...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Denise deGoumois - New York, NY
“My aunt, Jackie Thurman, introduced us to Dr. Latimer, and he was our dentist until he retired. He certainly made a difference in my dental hygiene,...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Martin Payne - Austin, TX
“Please accept my condolences. I and my entire family were his patients, and I remember very fondly how kind he was. The last time I went to see him...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Brian Christian - Round Rock, TX
“Our church, our city, our world lost one of the finest men we have ever known. He always had a smile and a friendly greeting for everyone. He was ...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Ann and Bill Thurman - Austin, TX
“Gerald was such an importand figure as Secretary/Treasurer for the Wedding Ring Class. He was loved and respected by all. We miss him and take...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Will and Jean Richardson - Austin, TX
“Over the many years the smile and a cheerful word was the greeting that Gerald gave to each of us in the Wedding Ring Class. He served his country,...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Tom & Pam Jackson - Austin, TX
“My memory of Gerald is that he was always cheerful and authentic. My memories go back to the early days of the Wedding Ring Class and the friendly...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Randy Teich - Austin, TX
“You will be in our hearts forever. The girls and I loved you so much.
8 of 13 | Posted by: Darlene Kortan - Buda, TX
“Thank you, Gerald, for your service to our country.
9 of 13 | Posted by: Col George O Lewis, USAF (Ret) - TX
“My sincere condolences on your loss of this fine gentleman and great dentist whom I shared classes with at U.T in 1946
10 of 13 | Posted by: Harriet K. Melitz - Austin, TX
“Dr. Latimore saved my teeth for which I will forever be grateful. God's grace
and peace be with him. My, and my wife's, prayers go out for Dr....Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: HERBERT wOLFF - Round Rock, TX
“EVEN THOUGH THERE IS NO PUBLIC MEMORIAL SERVICE, WE WILL REMEMBER GERALD IN OUR HEARTS AS A WISE AND COMPASSIONATE FRIEND AND ASK GOD'S BLESSINGS FOR...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: IVAN AND GLENNA MARKS - AUSTIN, TX
“Gerald was a good friend and a cherished, long-time Secretary-Treasurer of the Wedding Ring Class at First United Mehodist Church in Austin. He will...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Curtis and Mary Higgs - Austin, TX
Dr. Gerald M. Latimer born December 7, 1927 passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on November 19, 2012. Dr. Latimer began his education at The University of Texas at Austin at the age of sixteen, and graduated number one in his class from The University of Texas Dental School as a member of the class of 1950. Dr. Latimer served his country as a member of the Air Force, and served the Austin community for 49 years as a caring and compassionate dentist. Dr. Latimer was the treasurer of The Wedding Ring Class at United Methodist Church for over thirty years, and volunteered at The Austin State School.
Dr. Latimer is survived by his wife of sixty-two years, Marilyn Latimer of Austin, his daughter and her husband, Debbie and Mark Hewson of Austin, his son Mark Latimer of Oklahoma, and his son and his wife Cliff and Suzanne Latimer of Austin. Dr. Latimer is also survived by his loving grandchildren Travis Bloch, Amy Latimer, Devin Roush, Greg Latimer, and Dana Latimer.
In accordance with Dr. Latimer's wishes, there will be no services. Donations in Dr. Latimer's memory may be sent to The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston, 7500 Cambridge Street, Suite 6152, Houston, TX 77054