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Wilbur D. Hatch
Birth: May 24, 1902
Mokena
Will County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1969
Studio City
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Conductor. Born in Mokena, Illinois, he was best known for being the conductor of the Desi Arnaz Orchestra. He began in the 1920s, working on Chicago radio as a pianist and moved on as music director for CBS during the late 1930s and 1940s. With the advent of television, he was composing music when contracted to conduct the Desi Arnaz Orchestra for the "I Love Lucy" series. From 1951, until the time of his death, he was resident musical director of Desilu Studios and Desilu Productions. He died in Studio City, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Maragaret Mathews Hatch (1904 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum
Altadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 17, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 8494
Wilbur D. Hatch
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Wilbur D. Hatch
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Wilbur D. Hatch
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In Memory of a gifted musician and composer..may you continue to influence,many music aficionados for ever..
- memory group
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014

- R I P
 Added: May. 24, 2014

- Janis Coleman
 Added: May. 24, 2014
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