Graham Richard LATTA

15th September 1940 - 26th December 2020
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St Therese of Lisieux Church
40 Perth Street
30 December 2020, 1:30PM

LATTA Graham Richard

1940 – 2020

Passed away peacefully on Saturday 26th December 2020 at Southland Hospital Critical Care Unit.

Dearly loved husband of Marie Joyce and special dad of Brendan.

Much loved son of the late Graham and Annie Latta.

Dearly loved brother and brother in law of Dorothy, Murray*and Judy, Noel and Maxine, and Joy Imelda, Ted* and Annette O’Connor, Jim* and Avis O’Connor, John and Ros O’Connor, Cathy* and Tony Topping, Margaret and Brett Pearce.

Loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews.

Family wish to sincerely thank the staff of the CCU and the Surgical Team for their devoted care and respect of Graham.

Donations to the Invercargill Blind Foundation would be greatly appreciated and can be left at the service.


Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Therese of Lisieux Church, 40 Perth Street, Invercargill on Wednesday 30th December at 1.30pm.

Interment at Eastern Cemetery will follow.

Messages to 156 Metzger Street Invercargill or to Graham’s tribute page at

(*denotes deceased)


Rest in love Uncle Graham, you were a true gentleman with a gentle warm nature. Condolences to Marie & Brendan. xxx
Julie McNamara , Melbourne
RIP Graham. You will be missed for many good reasons. Your documentation of Southland and national sport has left indelible memories for many. It was my privilege to work beside you for some of your work. Thank you for your friendship and support.
David Russell, Invercargill
I am so sorry to read this Marie. My love and thoughts are with you and your family. Lyn Turia (neighbour)
Lyn Turia (neighbour), Invercargill