Kent R. Larson age 76 of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Monday, June 17th, 2013 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND
Kent Richard Larson was born on July 20, 1936 in Grand Forks, ND the son of Oswald and Helene (Chapman) Larson. Kent grew up and attended school in East Grand Forks, graduating from Central High School.
Following graduation from high school he joined the United States Army. On July 22, 1960 he was united in marriage to Marion Martin in East Grand Forks. Kent worked for American Crystal Sugar Company in East Grand Forks and Crookston, retiring in 1994.
Kent was a member of the American Legion, VFW, Elks and Eagles Lodge #350.
Family members of Kent include his children, Brian (Sue) Larson and Darin (Nan) Larson both of East Grand Forks; Lynn (Steve) Sand of Peoria, AZ and Kim (Paul) Filson of Grand Forks; 11 grandchildren, Alex Larson, Ashley Senger, Ben, Anna and Sara Hulteng, Matthew and Brianna Filson, Cortney and Zachary Sand, Tyler and Gina Larson along with many nieces and nephews.
Kent is preceded in death by his parents and 1 sister Laurel Olson.
Funeral Service: 1:00 PM on Friday, June 21, 2013 in Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1515 5th Ave. NW, East Grand Forks, MN.
Visitation: 5:00 to 7:00 with a 6:30 PM Prayer Service on Thursday, June 20, 2013 in Dahl Funeral Home, 2029 Central Ave. NW, East Grand Forks, MN and also 1 hour prior Funeral Service on Friday in Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
Interment: Resurrection Cemetery ~ East Grand Forks, MN
Online Guestbook: www.dandahlfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by: Dahl Funeral Home ~ East Grand Forks, MN