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Lawrence L. “Larry” Maxon

Eagle Grove, Wright County, Iowa, USA
Death 6 Feb 2013 (aged 78)
Chamberlain, Brule County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Bijou Hills, Brule County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 104900700 · View Source
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Funeral services for Larry Maxon, 78, of Chamberlain will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Ola, SD with burial in the Union Cemetery at Bijou Hills, SD. Visitation will begin Friday at 2 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Prayer Service at the Hickey Funeral Chapel in Chamberlain.

Lawrence L. "Larry" Maxon was born October 26, 1934 to Burt and Loretta (Bish) Maxon in Eagle Grove, Iowa. Larry was raised in Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota. He attended grade school and high school in Chamberlain. On July 6, 1954, Larry was united in marriage to Nola Olson at Pukwana, SD. He worked maintenance at Riverside Dairy, ten years at the Chamberlain School, and later at Mid Dakota Hospital for 25 years. He was inducted to the Wall of Fame at Mid Dakota Hospital.

Larry was enlisted in the Army National Guard for 33 years. He was also a member of the American Legion. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Larry passed away on February 6, 2013 at Sanford Care Center in Chamberlain at the age of 78 years. Gratefully sharing in his life are his wife Nola of Chamberlain; two sons Don Maxon and wife Debra of Sioux Falls, Jim Maxon and wife Marla of Chamberlain; six grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; a brother-in-law David Lokensgard of St. Paul, MN; and a sister in law Alice Maxon of Wausau, WI. Preceding him in death were his parents, a son Gary, three brothers Keith, Clare, and Robert, and two sisters Thelma Wing and Shirley Lokensgard; mother and father-in-law Maurine and Emerson Olson.




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  • Added: 9 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104900700
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lawrence L. “Larry” Maxon (26 Oct 1934–6 Feb 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104900700, citing Bijou Hills Union Cemetery, Bijou Hills, Brule County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by j.lynn (contributor 47147578) .