Maria Larson, 22
March 21, 1993 -- June 5, 2015

Maria “Masha” LarsonMaria “Masha” Larson, age 22, of West Bend passed away on Friday, June 5, 2015. She was born March 21, 1993, in Togliatti, Russia. Masha was truly beautiful inside and out. You could feel her energy when she was near. Her smile and contagious laugh made her a joy to be with. She was bubbly, outgoing, vivacious, funny, silly at times and just simply like no other. She wanted to try all things new and loved to meet new people and make new friends. Masha enjoyed life and was eager to experience all that it offered. She was looking forward to the next chapter in her life, but God has bigger plans for Masha and felt there was a need for her in heaven.

Masha is survived by her parents, Tatiana and Michael Larson of West Bend; her grandparents, Valentina Egorova of West Bend and David and Ausma Larson of Eagle River; and her siblings, Karyssa Lynn Larson (fiancÚ Michael Gundrum) of Slinger and Nolan Michael Larson of West Bend. She is further survived by her aunts and uncles, Tim (Marina) Shefchik, Paul (Christine Lee) Larson, Mark (Tammy) Larson, Matt Larson, John (Dorothy) Larson and Len LaRue; her cousins, Anastasia Livotova, Logan and Alix Larson, Miranda and Dalton Larson, Nicole Larson, Jenny, Derek and Zach Larson, Ben and Jenna Lee; her loyal K-9 companions, Gracie and Fiona; and many friends.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at 8 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home, N168W20135 Main St. in Jackson. Burial will be held in Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend. The family will greet guests on Wednesday at the funeral home from 5-7:45 p.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home in Jackson is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at