Michael Robert Latour
Dover- Michael Robert Latour, 65, of Gladiola Way, formerly of Madbury, died at his home on Saturday May 5, 2012 after a courageous battle with Multiple System Atrophy.
Born August 13, 1946 in Nashua, NH, Michael was the son of Robert and Pauline (Demers) Latour. He graduated from Nashua High School and later from Northeastern University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and the University of New Hampshire with a Master’s Degree in Business.
Michael served in the U.S. Navy and was stationed in Japan during the Vietnam War. During his tenure at Sanders Associates in Nashua, he worked on the final checkout computer for the Saturn V Rocket. For many years he worked for Public Service of New Hampshire, serving as plant manager for both Newington Power and Schiller Stations.
Michael loved to golf and travel with his beloved wife, Linda. He enjoyed HAM radio, studying Astronomy, and spending time telling stories and laughing with his family.
Michael is survived by his wife Linda (Mclaughlin) Latour; two sons, Steven Latour and his wife Carrie of Nashua, and Eric Latour and his wife Megan of Dover; brothers, Francis Latour of Nashua and Norman Latour of Tampa, FL, and a sister Patricia Valeriani of Nashua.
Calling hours will be on Tuesday May 8, 2012 from 11am-1pm at the Tasker Funeral Home, 621 Central Ave Dover, NH, followed by a service at the Funeral Home at 1pm and a burial at Pine Hill Cemetery.
In Lieu of Flowers donations can be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Attn: Tribute Gifts, Church Street Station, P.O. Box 780 New York, New York 10008-0780, or to the Rochester District Visiting Nurses Association, 178 Farmington Road Rochester, NH 03867.