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Obituary: Leo Valdemar Larson

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8/13/16 ~ 10/14/04

Leo Valdemar Larson, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away October 14, 2004.

Born August 13, 1916, Pingree, Idaho, to Valdemar and Almina Wight Larson.

Married high school sweetheart Fern Almira Anderton, on January 13, 1936. Passed away April 4, 1979. Married Julia Peggy Hatch, June 17, 1979. Passed away Apri1 27, 1995.

Leo was a hard worker all his life. Life was always a learning experience for his 88 years, reading and growing right up to his short illness and death. Leo was an avid builder; he was always fixing something. The last years of his life were spent in loving service for those around him. He had a sense of humor that was appreciated by all who knew him, especially his family. His visits for chocolate will be greatly missed.

Survived by two daughters; Paula Jean (A. David) Thomas; Elaine L. (Robert E.) Barr; seven grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brothers, John E (Norma) Larson; Lester G. Whiting; sisters, Barbara L. Parks; and Emma L. Wendel. Preceded in death by two brothers, Earl W. and Bert W. Larson.

Funeral services will be held, Friday, Oct. 29th, 12:00 noon at the Butler 7th Ward, 1435 E. 7200 S., where friends may call the day of the services from 10:30-11:45 a.m. Interment, Mountain View Memorial Estates, Cannon Mortuary Funeral Directors.

Special thanks to Hospice workers at Care Source for their care and comfort. He was greatly loved and will be dearly missed by his family.