David Edward Larson
Aug. 9, 1940 Ė Aug. 12, 2013
David Edward Larson, 73, went home to his heavenly father Monday, Aug.
David was born in Waukesha on Aug. 9, 1940, to Violet (nee Borghardt)
and Harold Larson. He grew up in Waukesha and graduated from Waukesha
South High School in 1958. He attended the University of
Wisconsin-Madison and later graduated from Carroll College.
David was a member of Germantown Baptist Church (Tennessee) for 25 years
and he was also a member of the choir. David enjoyed ringing the bell
for the Salvation Army during the holidays. He was a fan of all sports,
but his favorite teams were the Wisconsin Badgers and the Green Bay
David will be missed by Cheryl, his loving wife of 30 years. They were
married Dec. 4, 1982, at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Waukesha.
They later moved to Germantown, Tenn., where they have lived for many
David leaves behind his children: Lori (Richard) Whitstone of Waukesha;
Keith Drenning of Germantown, Tenn.; Robin (Timothy) Andringa of
Waukesha; Kevin Drenning of Germantown, Tenn.; Lisa (Mark) Welch of
Eads, Tenn.; Matthew (Abigail) Larson of Salt Lake City, Utah; and
Jennifer (Dylan) Hanna of Hyattsville, Md.
David is also survived by 20 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
David leaves two brothers, Tom (Deanna) Larson of St. Charles, Ill., and
Peter (Patti) Larson of Delafield, as well as several nieces and nephews
and many friends.
David was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Larson, and his parents.
Davidís family and friends will celebrate his life with a memorial
service at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 17, at Germantown Baptist Church, 9450 Poplar Ave.,
Germantown, Tenn. The Rev. Charles A. Fowler will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army, St. Jude Hospital
or Germantown Baptist Church (Tennessee) in Davidís name are