John R. Larsen, 69, died Jan. 25, 2013, at his home. He was born in Lakeland and lived on the Treasure Coast for more than 40 years, coming from his birthplace. He received his bachelor of science degree in marine biology from Florida Atlantic University in West Palm Beach. He was an owner and operator of Adventure Scuba in Tequesta for more than 20 years. Survivors include his son, John R. Larsen Jr. of Palm City; and sister, Linda Larsen of Lakeland.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Leigh Anne Larsen.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville FL, 32256; www.woundedwarriorproject.org
. Services: Arrangements are by Forest Hills Funeral Homes Palm City. A guestbook is available at www.foresthillspalmcityflorida.com