Clifford Emerson Latta

MAYVILLE — Clifford Emerson Latta, 79, of Mayville, died Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at the Lutheran Social Services in Jamestown.

He was born Feb. 23, 1938, in Mayville, N.Y., the son of the late Clifford and Margaret Kieffer Latta.

Cliff was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. After his discharg,e he worked as a cook in many local restaurants.

He enjoyed cooking for others, playing pool and time with his family, especially the kids of the family. He was everyone’s favorite uncle.

Cliff is survived by his sister, Joanne Briggs of Mayville; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters: Betty Brown and Barbara Carter; two brothers: Kenneth and Marvin Latta; and several nieces and nephews.

There will be no visitation observed. A private graveside service will be held in Magnolia Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Memorials can be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jmaestown, NY 14701.

To leave a remembrance or post condolences to the family, please visit freay funeralhome.com.