Vernon Albinus Larsen, 91, Audubon, died Dec. 17, 2016, at the Friendship Home in Audubon. Vernon Larsen, the son of Holger and Sophie (Bosche) Larsen, was born April 13, 1925, at his parents' home near Botna. Vernon was baptized at the Methodist Church in Irwin and confirmed at the Zion Lutheran Church in Manning. He attended rural Audubon County Schools and graduated from the Gray High School with the class of 1944. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Larsen of Audubon; his daughter, Gloria and husband Judson Requist of Stanton; his grandchildren, Jeremiah and wife Amy Tibben of Stanton, and Tamara Tibben of Omaha; his great-grandchildren, Alexis Tibben of Sioux City and Kami Tibben and Kywin Tibben, both of Stanton; his sister, Elvie Scott of Audubon; his sister-in-law, Margaret Hansen of Bellingham, Wash.; and his brothers-in-law, George Lake of Bellingham, and Eustace and wife Jo Lake of Treasure Island, Fla.; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
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