Terry Lynn Larson, 79

June 17, 1941 - March 23, 2021

Hastings resident Terry Lynn Larson, 79, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at his
home surrounded by his family.

Memorial Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 26, at Butler Volland Chapel in
Hastings with Rev. Stefanie Hayes officiating. Burial with military rites by Hastings
Military Honor Guard will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Visitation will be one
hour prior to service at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the Wounded
Warrier Project or to the family. The service will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home’s Facebook page. The direct link for that page is
www.facebook.com/lbvfh, the link will not be live until five minutes before service time.
For the health and safety of others face masks are required for those attending the
visitation or funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Since there are material sharing
restrictions, we ask that you bring your own pen for signing the registration book or
memorial envelopes. If you do not bring one, we can do that for you. Private condolences
may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home &
Cremation Center is serving the family.

Terry was born June 17, 1941, in Jamestown, NY to Courtney W. & Ruth E. (Sanders)
Larson. He graduated from Hastings High School in 1959. Terry was the captain of the
gymnastics team at Hastings High School and took them to the state championship. He
served in the U.S. Navy from 1963 to 1968. Terry married Vonna Kay Mullen on August
23, 1968.

Terry worked for Hastings Industries as a journeyman for 33 years. After his retirement,
he started working at Menards and Poppe Enterprises. He was a member of Grace United
Methodist Church and made a practice of praying every day. Terry was a great cook and
had a beautiful singing voice. He enjoyed playing KENO, fishing and started
woodworking. Terry was sure Big Foot was real and was a dedicated believer. He was a
talented ventriloquist and had a dummy named “Lenny Potter.”

Terry was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Larson; and sister, Patricia


Wife: Kay Larson – Hastings, NE

Children & Spouses: Dustin & Dana Larson – Kansas City, MO
Starlynn Larson & fiancé Joe Wright – Hastings, NE
Travis & Kori Larson – Lincoln, NE

Grandchildren & Spouses: Courtney Larson & fiancé Nate Hendrickson
Jeremiah Larson
Tessie Larson
Hope Smith
Cameron Plas
Casey Michaelson
Chelsey & Travis Hendrickson
Constance & Alex Arriaga-Flores
Hailey Larson
Maxwell Larson

Great-Grandchildren: Jace Bakken
Asher Evans

Sister: Cyndie Larson

Many other family members