Louis Robert "Lou" Larsen

Larsen, Louis Robert "Lou"
Sep 26, 1931 - Jan 2, 2014

Omaha. Lou Larsen passed away January 2, 2014 in his home surrounded by his loved ones. He served the country he loved in the Marine Corps during the Korean War at Chosin Reservoir; 1st Marine Division 5th Regiment 2nd Battalion D Company (Dog), Dual Recipient of 2 Purple Hearts. After the war, he resided with his family in Omaha and Arlington, NE. He worked for Admiral Merchants / Teamsters Union, and retired in 1987. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Doris (Leonard) Larsen; his brothers, William "Bill", and Richard "Skip" Larsen; and his first grandchild Mandy Larsen. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley (Evans); his sons, Robert "Bobby" and wife Jane, and Alan and wife Debra; his grand-daughters, Sarah (Chad) Buettner, Rachel Porter, and Laura Larsen; 9 great grandchildren; his brother, Lawrence "Larry" Larsen; and other family and friends.
VISITATION on Sunday 2-4pm at the Mortuary. FUNERAL SERVICE on Monday at 10:30am at Arlington Community Church, 355 N. 4th St., Arlington, NE. Interment in Arlington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Alegent Hospice. ROEDER MORTUARY - 108th St. Chapel
2727 North 108th St. 402-496-9000


Published in Omaha World-Herald from Jan. 4 to Jan. 5, 2014