George Alfred Latimer, formerly of Montclair, died on June 11, 2018.

Mr. Latimer was born April 23, 1956 and attended Montclair Academy, Montclair High School and Fordham University where he was on the Crew team.

He loved music and his gold Gibson Les Paul. He suffered a long illness and was more comfortable living in the Dominican Republic where he enjoyed the weather and the company of his nurse and best friend, Victor, who cared for him for 35 years. He died peacefully after a severe bout of diabetes and its complications.

He is survived by his parents Robert and Rosa Latimer, and his three brothers Peter, Edward and Charles Latimer.

A mass for family and close friends will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26 at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 94 Pine St., Montclair.