Obituary of Robert Larsen
Phelps, Mr. Robert S. Larsen age 79, died peacefully at home Saturday May 6, 2017 with his family by his side.
Friends may call on Tuesday May 9, from 5-7pm at the cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street Phelps. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday (May 10), 10am at the funeral home with Rev. Mary DePorter officiating.
Mr. Larsen was born on May 9, 1937 in New Brunswick, Canada the son of the late Jens Peter and Grace Hendricksen Larsen. He retired from the Rochester Laborers Union #435. He was a US Army Veteran and a veteran of the Royal Canadian Army.
Mr. Larsen was a member of the Phelps American Legion Post 457. He was a past member of the Seneca Falls Elks Club. He was an avid hunter and NASCAR fan. He was a member of the Southern Tier Buckhorn Sportsman’s Club. Most important was his wife, children and grandchildren.
It is requested that in lieu of flowers memorial donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517.
He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Karen Larsen of Phelps
Son Brad (Shauna) Larsen of Phelps
Tanya (Mike Duel) Larsen of Phelps
Grandchildren Erica, Bradley, Kaiden and Kaitlyn.
Sister Rena (Mac) Watson of Montreal
Nephew Mike (Kim) Larsen of Savannah, NY
He was predeceased by his brother Wayne P. Larsen
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