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Gwen K. Larson


Gwen K. Larson died suddenly at her home in Rock Springs, Wyo., on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017.  She was born June 9, 1944, in Price, Utah, to Arthur and Katherine Biggs.  Larson lived most of her life in Rock Spring.  

Larson graduated Rock Springs High School with the class of 1963.

She met and married Tom Larson of Cheyenne and they had a son, Chad Larson.

Larson worked at the Catholic School for 10 years, owned and operated Rainbow Herb and Nutrition for 10 years and then became co-driver and secretary for Daryl's transport for 22 years.  

Larson enjoyed cooking, crafting and making gifts for family, friends and donations, playing games, traveling the country and world, spending time with family and friends, delivering meals on wheels and her beloved pets.

Larson is survived by her son Chad Larson and wife Rachel of Overton, Nev. Her partner of 22 years, Darlyl Chilton of Rock Springs, sisters, Rosalie Edd Wilcox of Edgewater, Fla., and Kathy Sorenson of Pleasant Grove, Utah, Neices: Karla Edd of Denver, Shawna and Katie Sorenson of Pleasant Grove, Utah, nephew Cael Sorenson of Pleasant Grove, Utah.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother Carey Biggs. 

The family of Gwen K. Larson respectfully requests donation be made in her memory to the Red Desert Human Society, 310 Yellowstone Rd, Rock Springs, WY, 82901 or Young At Heart Senior Center, 2400 Reagan Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901 or the charity of your choice.

Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will take place at a later time.

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