Hamilton County


Kenneth Ben Latch




Kenneth Ben Latch was born Sept. 20, 1924 to Charles Harry and Edna Rena Schoon Latch. He died July 30, 1970 and is buried in the Eldora City Cemetery, Eldora, IA.

Kenneth served with the U.S. Navy in World War II.

His Obituary: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - July 31, 1970

Kenneth Latch died Thursday.

Kenneth Latch, 45, a former Webster City resident, died at the Veterans hospital in Iowa City yesterday following a lengthy illness.

Mr. Latch is survived by his wife; his mother, Mrs. Edna Latch of Eldora; two children; one sister, Mrs. Jim (Mary) Kolbeck of Webster City, and one brother, Ralph Latch of Williams; one niece and one nephew.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Latch, and by one brother, Dale, who died in infancy.

Mr. Latch was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy.

Source: ancestry.com