Edwin “Ed” John Latos, 95, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on July 26th, 2017

Edwin “Ed” John Latos, 95, of Lombard, Illinois, passed away July 25, 2017.

Ed was born September 30, 1921 in Chicago, IL to John and Marcella (Prejik) Latos. He graduated from Central YMCA College, now known as Roosevelt University, in 1945.  On May 3rd 1947 he married the former Bertha Melvina Cecilia Kryspin in Chicago, IL. Ed was employed as a chemist and holds multiple patents in his field of lubrication and engineering.  He was a respected member of the American Chemical Society and was renowned for his problem solving abilities. He was an avid fisherman and golfer. Ed was very active in the community, volunteering at the 45th ward in the late 1960’s.  A member of the first school board at St. Constance School, Ed contributed his time to the building of both St. Constance Church and School.

Ed will be remembered for his quest for knowledge and deductive reasoning.

He was a devoted Father to Tom, Linda (Dickey) and Marilou (Collins) and a loving grandfather to Beth (Alymer), Melissa, Jonathan, Melanie and Emma and great-grandchildren, Shannon, Cailey, Kelsey and Daniel (Alymer).

In keeping with the wishes of Edwin Latos, the services will be private.

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