10-11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 4 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 4 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Gary R. Larson, 79, Fargo, passed away Monday, August 1 at Evergreens Assisted Living, Moorhead MN.
Gary R. Larson was born in Kloten, N.D. to Norwegian Parents, Alma (Jacobson) Larson and Ludvig Larson. Gary graduated from Kloten High School and enlisted in the Navy. He served in the Korean War until 1953 when he was honorably discharged. He married his wife Irma (Olson) Larson on Nov 5, 1955 in Lakota. They lived in Kloten, N.D. a short time before they moved to Wahpeton for 2 years where Gary attended school. They moved to Mankato, M.N. and then to Minot, N.D. where Gary worked as a firefighter for the Air Force. In 1975, Gary received a Command Civilian Award for Valor from the department of the Air Force. They lived in Minot from 1959-1963. They were transferred to Guam and later returned to Minot where they lived until 1980. They then moved to Kloten where they lived until 1986 when they moved to Fargo.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents, wife Irma, step-son, Randy, and sister, Gloria.