Thomas William Larsen, 62, died peacefully on December 30
th. Even through his battle with cancer, he never lost his vitality or sense
of humor. He accomplished his final goal of seeing one more Christmas.
Thomas was born in Tucson, Arizona, grew up in River Falls, Wisconsin and
eventually made Tulsa, Oklahoma his home. The oldest of five siblings,
he was preceded in death by his parents, William G. and Beverly J. Larsen,
and his younger brother, Robert G. Larsen.
He is survived by his wife, Donna Larsen and his son, Dylan Larsen (and
his spouse, Danielle) of Onalaska, WI, and his grandson, Camden. His surviving
siblings are Chuck Larsen of Bloomington, MN, Diane Olson (Michael) of
River Falls, WI and David Larsen (Kathy) of West Bend, WI, brother-in-law,
Brian Howie of Bethel Spring, TN and Paul Howie of River Falls, WI. He
was also loved by many nieces and nephew and many dear friends.
Thomas spent his life nourishing and appreciating everyone and everything
around him. Much of his time was enjoyed cooking for and sharing a beer
with beloved friends and family. Loving music since his youth, he enjoyed
singing with the church choir and karaoke with friends. At home, he loved
tending his gardens and fishing with family.
A Celebration of Tom's life will be held 11:00am, Saturday, January 10
th 2015 at Fellowship Congregational Church.