April 2, 1916 - January 3, 2004

Former Frost Mayor Ervin Larson, 87, of Blue Earth died January 3, 2004, in Minneapolis. Funeral services were January 8, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth.

Ervin was born April 2, 1916, at Lerdal, MN, the son of Louis and Mary (Peterson) Larson. He married Fern Stephensen September 23, 1939, in Forest City, Iowa. He farmed in the Frost area many years before managing the Frost Creamery for nine years. In 1965 they moved to Blue Earth where he worked for BE Light & Power Co., Telex and St. Luke's. Following his retirement in 1983, Ervin worked for Patton Funeral Home for several years.

Ervin is survived by his wife, Fern Larson of Blue Earth, son, Steve (Marg) Larson of Apple Valley; sister, Marian McCabe of Waterlook; two grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Gloria Fuller; his step-father and brothers, Leonard and Lyle Larson.

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