Janice Rae Larson, age 61, passed away on January 10, 2007 at Pikes Peak Hospice. She was born on May 26, 1945 in Bismarck North Dakota to John and May Becknall, who are deceased. She was a resident of the Palmer Lake area since 1978 and worked at the US Air Force Academy in Civil Service for 31 years. Janice is survived by devoted partner, A.C. Martinez, two sons, John of Monument, and Duane Larson and wife, Christie of Cedaredge Colorado, a brother Harley Becknall and wife Bea of Barstow California, four sisters, Helen Brooks and husband Paul of Las Vegas Nevada, Karen Flath-Olson and husband Norman of Bowbells North Dakota, LaRayne Scott of Glendale Arizona, JoAnne Marcks (Twin) of Elgin North Dakota, and grandchildren Warren, Jared, and Devin. Viewing 4:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m. on January 17, 2007 and Services 11:00 a.m. on January 18, 2007 at Cappadona's Contributions can be made to Pikes Peak Hospice.
Published in The Gazette on Jan. 16, 2007