Dale Douglas Larson, 79, of Geddes, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021 at his home. Funeral Mass was Tuesday, November 23 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Geddes. A Committal Service followed at St. Ann’s Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dale’s honor may be directed to the Geddes Cemetery. Mount Funeral Home of Platte, is assisting with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through mountfuneralhome.com.
Dale Douglas Larson was born on April 8, 1942 to Harold and Vivian (Steckly) Larson in Geddes. He graduated from Geddes High School in 1960 and went on to attend Southern State Teachers College in Springfield for Auto Mechanics. He started out his career as a mechanic and moved into farming and ranching. He was employed with the Geddes City Maintenance Department. On August 30, 1999 Dale was united in marriage to Loretta Schulte at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Geddes.
Dale was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed hunting, racing cars, raising cattle, watching NASCAR and loved all animals.
Grateful for having shared in Dale’s life: his wife of over 22 years, Loretta Larson of Geddes; three children: Owen Larson, Leonard Larson both of Casper, WY and Amanda (Joe) Scott of Lake Andes; two grandchildren: Skylar and Christopher; two sisters: Linda Dodds of White Lake and Phyllis (Lyle) Wallin of Paullina, IA; along with many nieces and nephews.
Dale was preceded in death by: his son, Brian Larson; his parents, Harold and Vivian Larson; a brother-in-law, Bill Dodds and a niece, Ellen.