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Peter Larson

March 20, 1935 - May 19, 2016


May 23, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home

Memorial Service

May 24, 2016
- 2:00 PM with a visitation one hour prior.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church


Boulger Funeral Home

Peter Larson

March 20, 1935 - May 19, 2016


Peter Larson, 81, Fargo, ND formerly of rural Abercrombie, ND passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Essentia Health in Fargo. He was born on March 20, 1935 in Fargo, ND to Bernard and Mary Larson. He grew up on a farm outside of Abercrombie and graduated from Abercrombie High School.

On December 7, 1957 Pete was united in marriage to Judy Jacobson at Walcott Lutheran Church. The couple made their home in Walcott where they raised their children before moving to Pete’s family homestead in rural Abercrombie. Judy and Pete retired to Fargo.

Pete was owner and operator of Larson Trenching Service in Walcott for 35 years until his retirement. He was a very hard worker at his business as well as at home.

Pete was very proud of his family and cherished the time he spent with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. He loved his farm and having family and friends over for many events.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Judy; children, Karen (Al) Anderson, Julie (Robert) Krause, Rebecca (Chris) Aanerud, Connie (Bryan) Luedy, John (Jennifer) Larson, and Liz (Mike) Lynch; sisters, Kathleen (Willard) Norstebon, Joyce Bjordahl, Shirley (Lee) Krump; grandchildren, Rachel (Ryan) Beste, Alex (Rachael) Anderson, Katherine, Bobbie, and Lily Krause, Jacob (Kimberly) Aanerud, Timothy (Ashleigh) Aanerud, Emma Aanerud, Elena Luedy, Janie, Jules, and Jack Larson, Finnegan and Sullivan Lynch; and great-grandchildren, Philippa and Beckett Beste, Lauren Anderson, Harley Aanerud, Bridger and Lyla Aanerud.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Delores Johnson.

There will be a visitation from 5-7:00 PM on Monday, May 23, 2016 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. The memorial service will be at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Abercrombie, with a visitation one hour prior.


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6 responses to “Peter Larson”

  1. Doug Peterson says:

    Judy you have our sincere sympathy in the death of Pete … You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this time … Never knew you had that many children … No wonder you were such a wonderful cook at Science … Our regards to all … God’s blessing
    Doug and Judy

  2. Pat Winter says:

    I am so sad for your loss of Pete .
    He was a special person and his spirit will live on in your stories and love for him.
    You are in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love, Pat

  3. Patti Esse says:

    Judy and family,
    I’m so sorry to hear about your husband and Dad’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you deal with your loss. I hope your memories will help give you strength and peace.
    Patti (Wolter) Esse (Connie’s friend)

  4. Geri Biggs says:

    Dear Connie and Bryan,
    I am very sorry for your loss. We will be keeping both of you as well as the rest of your family in our thoughts and prayers. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help either of you out at school.
    In sympathy,
    Geri Biggs & Family

  5. Deb Krump says:

    Judy I am so sorry for your loss. Pete will be remembered fondly for his kindness & goodness to many!

  6. Roger & Helen Bevre says:

    Hi Judy and family
    We are so sorry to hear of your loss, a good friend of mine and former class mate.

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