|Birth: ||Oct. 22, 1931|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2010|
Merritt Dean Larson, 78, formerly of San Antonio, died Jan. 5, 2010 in College Station Medical Center in College Station.
Mr. Larson was born Oct. 22, 1931 in Knoxville, Iowa to Nels and Elma Ann (Williams) Larson. He served his country in the U.S. Army as part of the 508th Airborne, where he was a Squadron Leader and earned his Parachutists Badge and the National Defense Service Medal during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Larson obtained a BBA from TCU in 1968, and was employed by the University Hospital in San Antonio as director of environmental services. Camping, motorcycle riding, and water skiing were favorite pastimes.
Survivors include a son, Daryl Larson and wife Rhonda of Oklahoma City; Dean Larson and wife Sara of Oklahoma City, and daughter and son-in-law, Jana Larson and Dr. Robert Aguilar of Brenham, as well as grandchildren Jerritt Larson, Daryl Larson, Tommy Larson, Hope Larson, and Robin and Seth Aguilar. Preceding him in death were his parents and brothers, Frank and Vernon Larson.
Graveside services for Merritt Dean Larson will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010 in the Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. The family will receive friends and relatives this evening from 6-8 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Chapel.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main, Brenham. (979) 836-4564.
Wednesday, January 6, 2010
May He Rest
Note: Sgt, US Army, Korea
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