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Thomas Peter “Tom” Larsen

Birth
Lyons, Burt County, Nebraska, USA
Death
1 Mar 2014 (aged 68)
Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Bancroft, Cuming County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID
125802386 View Source

Thomas Peter "Tom" Larsen was born in Lyons, Nebraska on April 23, 1945 to Frank and Marie (Tromborg) Larsen. Tom passed away March 1, 2014 at the Cherry Co. Hospital, Valentine, Nebraska.

Tom was baptized and confirmed in St. Paul's Lutheran Church , Bancroft, Nebraska. He graduated from Bancroft (NE.) High School and attended Wayne (NE.) State College. Tom drove truck for the Hay Mill near Bancroft, Nebraska and also moved cattle and grain for his brothers. He served in the Marine Corp during the Vietnam War.

Tom married Sally A. Johnson on July 18, 1970 at St. Paul's Lutheran church. They were blessed with two children; Tammy and Nicholas. They lived in Bancroft, Nebraska until 1979. Tom and Sally and their family then moved to Valentine, Neebraska where Tom continued to work for A.T.&T. Tom was a member of the Bancroft (NE.) Fire Dept. and later a member of the Valentine (NE.) Fire Dept. He was a member of the American Legion and VFW Post #90. After retiring from A.T.&T. Tom worked at the Deer Park Golf Course.

Tom enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, canoeing, golfing, boating, bowling and anything the fire department was involved in. He coached girl's softball, helped with Girl Scout trips and also handled several fund raising events for St Jude Children's Hospital.

Tom is preceded in death by: parents, Frank and Marie Larsen; brothers, Larry and Donald Larsen and nephew, Jeffrey Larsen.

Funeral service for Tom Larsen were held on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM at The Presbyterian Church, Valentine, Nebraska.

Graveside service were held on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Bancroft Cemetery, Bancroft, Nebraska.

Thomas Peter "Tom" Larsen was born in Lyons, Nebraska on April 23, 1945 to Frank and Marie (Tromborg) Larsen. Tom passed away March 1, 2014 at the Cherry Co. Hospital, Valentine, Nebraska.

Tom was baptized and confirmed in St. Paul's Lutheran Church , Bancroft, Nebraska. He graduated from Bancroft (NE.) High School and attended Wayne (NE.) State College. Tom drove truck for the Hay Mill near Bancroft, Nebraska and also moved cattle and grain for his brothers. He served in the Marine Corp during the Vietnam War.

Tom married Sally A. Johnson on July 18, 1970 at St. Paul's Lutheran church. They were blessed with two children; Tammy and Nicholas. They lived in Bancroft, Nebraska until 1979. Tom and Sally and their family then moved to Valentine, Neebraska where Tom continued to work for A.T.&T. Tom was a member of the Bancroft (NE.) Fire Dept. and later a member of the Valentine (NE.) Fire Dept. He was a member of the American Legion and VFW Post #90. After retiring from A.T.&T. Tom worked at the Deer Park Golf Course.

Tom enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, canoeing, golfing, boating, bowling and anything the fire department was involved in. He coached girl's softball, helped with Girl Scout trips and also handled several fund raising events for St Jude Children's Hospital.

Tom is preceded in death by: parents, Frank and Marie Larsen; brothers, Larry and Donald Larsen and nephew, Jeffrey Larsen.

Funeral service for Tom Larsen were held on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM at The Presbyterian Church, Valentine, Nebraska.

Graveside service were held on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Bancroft Cemetery, Bancroft, Nebraska.


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