Donald R. Larson

                    September 20, 1945  -  February 24, 2011

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Donald R. Larson, age 65, of Watertown, South Dakota passed away Thursday, February 24, 2011 of natural causes at his residence.  Private family services will be this summer with interment.  Wight, Comes & Sogn Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Interment will be at the Black Hills National Cemetery.

Donald Richard Larson was born September 20, 1945 to Julius C. and Elizabeth M. (Kranz) Larson in Watertown, South Dakota.  He attended the Watertown Public Schools.  Donald joined the United States Army in 1964, served in Korea, and was honorably discharged.  He was employed by F J McLaughlin Company as machine operator for construction work.  Donald retired in 2008 due to failing health.  He enjoyed family, fishing and feeding wildlife.  He also enjoyed being a part of Veterans of Foreign Wars organization.  

He was preceded in death by his brothers, John and Hollis; and his sisters, Marlyn Mack and Carol Engelstad. 

Donald is survived by his daughter, Cathy; his siblings, Robert (Norma) Larson of Pueblo, CO, Chris (Barbara) Larson of Yankton, SD, Kenneth (Laurie) Larson of Watertown, SD, Marlene Stemwedel of Watertown, SD, Dolores (Brian) Stemwedel of Watertown, SD; his sister-in-law, Barbara Larson of Union Gap, WA; and his brother-in-law, Dennis Engelstad of Watertown, SD. 

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Private family services will be at a later date with interment at the Black Hills National Cemetery.

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Born: September 20, 1945

Death: February 24, 2011

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