Bradley A. Latham
SPRINGFIELD, MA: Bradley A. Latham, 59, of Springfield, Massachusetts, formally of Plainfield, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts.
He was born in Coshocton, Ohio on August 8, 1953, the son of Janice (Lawrence) and the late Edward Latham. Bradley was a 1971 graduate of Ridgewood High School. He furthered his education at The Ohio State University graduating in 1975, and Harvard University graduating in 1977. Bradley was employed by North East Utilities as an energy analyst until his retirement in 2004. After he retired Bradley spent his time writing books. He has two text books published on urban planning for New York City and Westchester County. In addition to his text books, he has written three novels, one which is published, and two that are in the process of being published. Bradley enjoyed traveling, spending time at his home in Florida, going to musicals and art exhibits, and public readings of his novels. He had a love for cooking, gardening, and hosting and entertaining friends.
In addition to his mother, Bradley is survived by six siblings, Ellen Conard of Coshocton, Dick (Judy) Latham of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, Roxann Latham of Plainfield, Samuel Latham of Coshocton, Rob (Wanda) Latham of Coshocton, and Brian Joseph Latham of Cambridge, Ohio; two uncles, Bud (Carolyn) Lawrence of Coshocton, and Hobart Lapp of West Lafayette; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to his father, Bradley is preceded in death by one brother, Steven Latham.
Calling hours will be held at Given-Dawson Funeral Home on Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 5-8pm and one hour prior to the service on Friday. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Given-Dawson Funeral Home on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 1:00pm with Pastor Starkey Lawrence officiating. Burial will follow at Fairfield Cemetery in West Lafayette, Ohio. An online memorial can be viewed at www.given-dawsonfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Coshocton Tribune on June 18, 2013