Senate 1959-72 (District 1); Senate 1973-76 (District 35)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Fillmore, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Winona
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Farmer/Breeder of Registered Livestock
Choice Rural School; Elementary School;
Mabel High School; Secondary; Graduate, 1930
University of Minnesota; Attended College;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Fillmore County, Minnesota (County Commissioner);
1953 to 1959
Gloria or Georgia Spande (married on August 24, 1938)
Three children: Neil and Brian (sons), Martha (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Special Legislative Concerns: highways, welfare, local government.
He was born in Preble Township, Minnesota.
"A Republican, Larson served in the Senate from 1958 until 1976." (Obituary, Minneapolis Star, December 29, 1977)
He was a member of the Caledonia Masonic Lodge.
He died from respiratory problems at Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, Wisconsin. His funeral was held at Scheie Lutheran Church, or First Lutheran Church in Mabel, Minnesota. He was buried in the Scheie Lutheran Church Cemetery.
He was a member of Scheie Lutheran Church near Mabel, Minnesota.
Religion provided by the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975.