Lenore Larson, rural Mondovi, went to be with her Lord on Nov. 10, 2018, at the age of 97 years, four months, 12 days, at Mayo Clinic Health System, Eau Claire.
Lenore was born June 28, 1921, in Bennett Valley, to Robert and Allie (Klevgard) Hovey. She married Lester K. Larson June 27, 1942, at East Bennett Valley Church. He died Aug. 13, 2004.
The couple farmed in Naples Township from 1942 until 1981. Lenore loved her family and music. She played the organ at home and sang in the church choir, Norden Singers. She loved to bake. She created the yarn, by cutting strips of fabric, to make rugs. She loved her cat Learose.
Lenore is survived by her three children, Larry of Mondovi, Roger (Beth) of Mondovi, Anita (Dave) Kiral of Dodge; two grandchildren, Ken (Erica) Larson of Mondovi and Eric Larson of Wausau; five great-grandchildren, Kennedy, Maddex, Liam, Kenzie and Logan Larson; four brothers and sisters, Vilas Hovey, Delaine (Elsa) Hovey, Robert Jr. Hovey and Mary Ann Starks; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; two brothers, Dennison and Amos Hovey; sister, Ruth Peterson.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Trinity of Norden Lutheran Church, rural Mondovi, with Pastor Lowell Bolstad officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Visitation was held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the church and one hour prior to the services on Wednesday.
Online condolences may be offered at www.edisonfuneralhome.com.