Obituary of Lawrence S. Altimus
Lawrence Scott Altimus, 81, of Latrobe, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019 in Oak Hill Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. He was born October 29, 1938 in Johnstown, a son of the late Walter and Mildred (Rodkey) Altimus.
Prior to retirement, Larry was a Health and Physical Education teacher for the Greater Latrobe School District. He served as Latrobe High School’s first swim coach and was one of the coaches of the 1968 WPIAL Championship football team. He was a member of the Latrobe Presbyterian Church in Latrobe and loved to dance.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Altimus. He is survived by two sons: Scott Altimus (Cassie) of Cranberry Township, and Drew Altimus (Erika) of Antwerp, OH; and five grandchildren: Amanda, Cort, Mia, Keaton, and Carson.
Friends will be received Monday, Dec.9th from 5 to 7 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. 1500 Ligonier Street, Latrobe. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 10th at 11 AM in the funeral home chapel with his pastor Rev. Ronald Durika officiating. Interment will follow in Unity Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Latrobe Presbyterian Church, 428 Main Street Latrobe, PA 15650.To plant a tree in memory of Lawrence Altimus, please visit Tribute Store
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