Obituary: Russell Wayne Larson (June 16, 1945 – July 28, 2012)

By Triplicate Staff August 06, 2012 04:51 pm

Russell Wayne Larson was born June 16, 1945, in San Francisco and passed away July 28, 2012, surrounded by his family and friends. He is survived by his sisters Bonnie Culdice and Janet Larson, brother-in-law Bill Hughes, sister-in-law Amy Larson, nephews Joseph Culdice and Zachary Larson, and nieces Christine Larson and Heather Larson. His brother Stephen Larson recently passed away February 5, 2012. 

Russell devoted his life as a psychologist to counseling war veterans and teaching English and Psychology at the University. He was also very active in the Carmelite community. His passion was his sail boat.

A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 440 Third St., Crescent City, August 8, at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at the Del Norte County Veterans Cemetery.

— Submitted by Duggan’s Serra Mortuary