Lawrence Monson

lawrence monson

April 7, 1925 ~ October 13, 2022

Born in: Fargo, North Dakota
Resided in: Fargo, North Dakota

Larry’s Live Streamed Funeral Service can be viewed below starting at 9:45 on Tuesday:

Lawrence (Larry) G. Monson, 97, Fargo, ND went peacefully to be with our Lord on October 13, 2022 while surrounded by his family.

Larry was born on April 7, 1925 in Fargo, ND to Gustaf and Tillie (Wiese) Monson. He served in WWII from 1943-1945 in the Navy on the destroyer, the USS Ross.

In his spare time, he enjoyed golfing, biking, walking, fishing and loved making people smile.

Larry worked at Williams Brothers Pipe Line Company for 40 years. While working there, he made many lifelong friends with his coworkers.

He married Cornelia Weber in in Bartlesville, OK on December 30, 1950. He was blessed with 5 children.

Larry is survived by his 4 daughters Diana (Chip) Lyslo, Deb (Brad) Wimmer, Geralyn Monson, and Vickie (Jason) Gion. He also leaves behind 5 grandchildren, Derek Lyslo, Brett Lyslo, Aaron Wimmer, Samantha (Jamie) Wahler, Haley Gion, and great grandson, Rhett Wimmer.

Larry was preceded in death by his wife, Connie, son Gary, brother Don, and his parents.

A private family celebration will be held to honor the life of our dad. His final resting place will be at the Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. To view the online guestbook, please visit:


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  1. To my dearest dad, whom I loved and cherished!💕 Welcome to your new blessed home in heaven dad, along with your friends and family, holding their arms out to hug you and so overjoyed to see you again!! I’m so very glad you’re over the arthritic pain and restlessness that you had to endure everyday! I love you so much and will miss you a lot!! Im so thankful and blessed that God picked YOU to be my dad!! ❤️✝️😘
    Your daughter, Vickie

  2. Our sincere sympathy goes out to you Vicki & your entire family in the passing of your sweet dad. May his good works follow him & May he rest in eternal peace with God.
    Prayers go out to all of you at this difficult time.
    Our sincere condolences,
    Sharon & Bill Espe

  3. So sorry to see this. He was a great guy. He did have a way to make people smile.
    Your family is in our thoughts during this difficult time.

  4. I’m sending caring thoughts to the Monson family as I read of Larry’s passing. He was such a kind gentleman who will be greatly missed by all of you, I know. A special hug to you, Deb. As Vickie said, there will be a party in Heaven on Larry’s arrival!

  5. Deb, My deepest sympathies to you and your family. I hope your many memories help as you morn the loss of your dad! 🙏💝

  6. Dear Vickie and family, I’m so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. I enjoyed talking to him at Samantha’s wedding last year. His passing will leave a hole in your heart, but I hope and pray all your precious memories will give you peace in the coming days. We will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time. God Bless the memory of Larry!

  7. Dearest Deb and family, I am so sorry to read that your dad passed away but as we said Deb, what a joyous reunion there is in heaven for him. No more pain or anguish. Gods blessings as you celebrate his life. Pam Coste and Rick Cote

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