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“Sara,Dan,Kyle, Merv and Ralph, I'm so sorry to hear of your Dad and Brother's death. He always had a smile and fun visit when I'd see him. He will...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Joanne Johnston - Fairmont, MN

“Sarah and family. We want to let you know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of your family. Jeff and Lee Ann Njoes ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Lee Ann Njoes - Elmore, MN

“I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to Merv, Ralph, Harvey's children and extended family. I am Harvey's first cousin. I have wonderful childhood...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Valerie (Patton) Huber Gettysburg

“Dear Family, Keith and I give our condolences for the loss of Harvey. We shared many good times with him over the years. Keith and Jane True (Mayo)...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Jane and Keith True - los angeles, CA

“Sarah, Dan & Kyle: You and your families are in my thoughts and prayers. Peace and comfort to you during this difficult time. ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Sarah (Lloyd) Roesner - Owatonna, MN

“My deepest sympathy! I have such fond memories of hayrides, Wood's Lake and Legion Saturday nights. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Tammy

“Sarah and family, We are thinking of you and sorry to hear of your loss. We pray for your peace and comfort during this difficult time. ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Darryll and Cynthia Gadson - NC

“Sara and family our sympthy to you and your familys. Thoughts and prayers are with you from us. Larry and Roberta Hagedorn ”
8 of 20 | Posted by: Roberta Hagedorn - Lakota, IA

“Sarah, Dan, Kyle and children, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. We will miss him. I know Grandpa and Grandma Jahnke were there to greet him. He...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Sheryl Aukes - Elmore, MN

“We extend our sincere sympathies to Sarah, Dan, Kyle and families in the loss of your father and grandfather. Hold on to your memories! ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Mike and Dianne - Elmore, MN

“Merv so sorry to learn of Harvey's passing. I know that the two of you were so very close and this is a difficult time for you. My thoughts are with...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Mary Cantin & Jim Isenor

“To: The Larson Family. Sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. You are in my thoughts and prayers, as I also think of all the good times growing...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Madsen - Verndale, MN

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Merv and his family on the loss of their loved one Harvey P. Larson. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Lori Johanson-Olson - Alexandria, MN

“Sarah, Dan and Kyle...I just wanted you to know how deeply saddened I am on your loss. You know how very close our father's were, the great memories...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Jon Miller - Spirit Lake, IA

“Dear Larsons: I am so sorry for your loss. Harvey had a great sense of humor and I best remember him for his bright smile and big hugs. May your...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Debby Merritt - Farmington, MN

“Lars and Family...I'm so very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I saw him in the Elmore Legion last year and got a chance to talk to him for a...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Dan and Hohni Weringa - IA

“So sorry to hear of his passing! I am keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers! ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Celeste Brinkley - Hickory, NC

“I will miss Harvey as a great first cousin. Mervin and I and Harvey would play most summers as kids on the farm and laugh and carry on as boys always...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Chuck Larson - Colleyville, TX

“Sarah & Girls,Dan & Family,Kyle & family, I don't what to say to take the pain away,But I have so many memories of our families being together and...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Bridgette & Todd Heenan & Family - MN

“With my deepest sympathy to the family! Thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mel and Delly Anderson ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Mel Anderson - Sioux Falls, SD


Harvey P. Larson, age 70, of East Chain, passed away Monday, December 3, 2012 at his home. Visiting hours will be from 5:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Patton Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Blue Earth. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Patton Funeral Home with burial to follow in East Chain Lutheran Cemetery, East Chain. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com. Memorials are directed to United Hands Hospice. Harvey was born June 2, 1942 in Fairmont, MN the son of Sylvan E. and Irene V. (Boettcher) Larson. He was raised in Martin County and attended East Chain School, graduating in 1960. He attended the University of Minnesota and later graduated with an Associates Degree in accounting from Mankato Commercial College. He soon began working at the First National Bank in Elmore. Harvey served in the U.S. Army from 1964 to 1966 at Ft. Greely near Anchorage, Alaska. Following his service he returned to the bank in Elmore. In 1968 he was married and moved to Chicago for 5 years before returning to Elmore where he farmed with his father and worked at the Farmers Elevator. He began working for Cargill in 1980 and continued there until his retirement in 2002. Harvey enjoyed camping & gardening, was a sports enthusiast, enjoyed surveying the area crop condition from his car and was an amateur meteorologist at heart. Harvey is survived by his daughter, Sarah Baker of East Chain, son Daniel (Theresa) Larson of Mankato, son, Kyle (Jennifer) Larson of Tracy, brother, Mervin Larson of Eden Prairie, brother, Ralph Larson of Minneapolis, and grandchildren: Seaira & Sidnee Baker, Grant, Ethan, Kendall & Hannah Larson. He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Jordan Sylvan Larson.

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East Chain Lutheran Cemetery

East Chain, MN