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Lewellyn Robert "Luke" LaPatra
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1929
Watertown
Jefferson County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 2005
Camden
Kershaw County
South Carolina, USA

His obituary, published October 22, 2005 in The State, Columbia, SC:

Luke LaPatra

CAMDEN Funeral services for Lewellyn Robert "Luke" LaPatra, 76, of Camden, will be held Sunday, October 23, 2005, at 2 p.m. at DeKalb Baptist Church with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Keith Coates will officiate. Family will receive friends Saturday, October 22, 2005, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to DeKalb Baptist Church, P.O. Box 2122, Camden, SC 29020 or Hospice Care of Tri-County, 2209 West DeKalb St., Camden, SC 29020.

Mr. LaPatra, husband of Edna Branham LaPatra, died Thursday, October 20, 2005. Born in Watertown, New York, he was the son of the late Lewis and Kathryn Herd LaPatra. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War. Mr. LaPatra was a member of DeKalb Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife; daughter, Susie Clark and her husband, Joe, of Canada; son, Dennis LaPatra and his wife, Diane, of FL; grandson, Dennis LaPatra, II; granddaughter, Kimberly Clark; brothers, Paul and George LaPatra, both of FL; sisters, Ellen Babinski of OR; stepchildren, Kathleen Morris, Howard Childers, Danny Childers, Bill Childers, Janet Etters and Sherry Baytes.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Ernest LaPatra (1895 - 1976)
 
 Sibling:
  Glenna Kathryn LaPatra Caswell (1913 - 2005)*
  Lewellyn Robert LaPatra (1929 - 2005)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Camden
Kershaw County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Memories of You
Record added: May 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36973177
Lewellyn Robert Luke LaPatra
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Memorial Day: thank you for your service.
- Memories of You
 Added: May. 27, 2013
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