Amos D. LarsonAmos D. Larson, age 90, of Stephen, MN, died Tuesday, February 19, at the Valley Memorial Homes facility in Grand Forks, ND.
Amos was born on February 14, 1923, in Argyle, MN, the son of Edgar and Laura (Melo) Larson. Amos graduated from Stephen High School and attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, where he played half-back for the Cobber football team. He served during World War II in the Aviation Branch of the United States Navy and was stationed in the South Pacific’s Mariana Islands. Amos was united in marriage to Mercedes Bonnevieve (Bonnie) Olson on November 17, 1951, at the East Emmaus Church in Jupiter Township near Kennedy, MN. Amos farmed in Donnelly and Sinnoth Townships until he retired from farming in 1976.