Madeline Larsen |

Madeline Larsen

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Services for Madeline Emilie Crowley Larsen of Syracuse, Utah, will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at the Lakeview 3rd Ward, 155 West 1600 South, Orem, Utah. Friends may call at the Ward Chapel one hour prior to services. Graveside services and Interment will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Mrs. Larsen died Monday, Dec. 30, at home. She was 88.

She was born Aug. 14, 1914, in the town of Washington, to Michael and Catherine Elizabeth (O’Brien) Crowley. She was the 11th of 12 children. She graduated from Grass Valley High School in 1931, moved to San Francisco and lived there until she married Max Erwin Larsen Dec. 4, 1940, in Reno. She lived in many places including Washington, San Mateo, Grass Valley, San Francisco; and Mammoth, Eureka, Elberta, Provo and Orem, Utah. She retired from the state hospital in Provo in 1971 to care for her sister.

She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Milo and Sonja Larsen of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Joe and Pat Larsen of Draper, Utah, Stephen and Linda Larsen of Orem, Utah, and Ezra and Lori Larsen of Las Vegas, Nev.; daughters and sons-in-law Cathy and Bevis Register of Syracuse, Utah, Diane and Dave Petty of Nevada City, Ramona and Barry Memmott of Wallsburg, Utah, and Dorothy and Richard Durrant of Orem, Utah; Vietnamese-sponsored Dao & Puc Nugyn family of San Jose; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Dee and Bob Foster of Provo; sister-in-law, La Jean Larsen of Mapleton, Utah; 32 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Max; son, Michael; granddaughter, Crystal Petty; parents and siblings.

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