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Robert Larson, Sr.
Issue Date: May 25, 2011
Robert Dale Larson, sr., 79, of Menominee passed away Monday morning, May 23.
Born April 26, 1932 in Porterfield to the late Gustave and Edith (Lundgren) Larson, he graduated from Marinette High School with the Class of 1950. On Sept. 9, 1959 he married the former Dolores Frenzel and she preceded him in death on Aug. 20, 1988.
He worked for Gateway Trucking, retiring after 29 years of service. He was a member of the Teamsters Local 327. He enjoyed playing guitar, listening to bluegrass and country music, watching Nascar and the Packers and gardening. But his greatest joy was his family
He is survived by two daughters, Karen Larson and Amy (Brian) McKenney, both of Marinette; three sons, Robert Larson, jr. of Marinette, Mark Larson of Red Granite and Brad Larson of De Pere; four grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Nancy and Mildred, both of Milwaukee; two brothers, Richard (Barb) of Marinette and Herbert of Black River Falls and nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and his wife, Dolores, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Dory, Toni and Helen and three brothers, Roy, Harry and Ben.
Family and friends may call on Wednesday evening, May 25 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Anderson-Kell Funeral Home. A private family service will be held and burial will be in Birch Creek Cemetery.