March 9, 1953 – March 16, 2012
Mass of Christian Burial will be 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at St. Martin Catholic Church in St. Martin, MN for Larry Klassen, age 59, who died Friday at the Talahi Care Center, St. Cloud. A visitation for Larry will be from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. Tuesday morning at the church. Burial will be in the St. Martin Parish Cemetery.
Larry was born in St. Cloud to Alois and Marie (Moscho) Klassen. He liked to listen to music and have books read to him. Larry loved outings, going to Camp Friendship, and being with family, friends, and caregivers at REM Fernwood. His outstanding personality was infectious to all who met him. He was a member of St. Martin Parish and Catholic United Financial.
Survivors include his brothers and sisters, Veneel (Roger) Mehr of Twin Falls, Idaho, Athleen (Allen) Dingman of Freeport, Robert Klassen of Albany, Jean (Gene) Haider of Elrosa, Mary Kay Klassen of Little Falls, and Tom (Sue) Klassen of Maple Lake; 9 nephews; 6 nieces; 17 great-nephews, and 9 great-nieces.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents; parents; sister, Linda Klassen, and niece, Sandra Haider.