Funeral services for Ben Larson ’06 to be held in Decorah Feb. 6

Feb. 4, 2010

Funeral services for Ben Larson ’06 will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 6, 2010, at First Lutheran Church in Decorah. Burial will be in Phelps Cemetery in Decorah.

Benjamin Judd Ulring Splichal Larson, age 25, died in the earthquake in Haiti on January 12, 2010. 

Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m., Friday, February 5, at First Lutheran Church and on Saturday after 12 noon at the church. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is in charge of the arrangements.

Ben is survived by his wife, Renee Michele Splichal Larson; his grandmother, Marilyn Larson of Prairie du Sac, Wis.; his parents, Judd ’74 and April (Ulring) ’72 Larson of Duluth, Minn.; his sisters and their husbands, Katie Larson Ode ’01 of Lauderdale, Minn., and her husband, Seth, and Amy Larson Calhoun ’01 and her husband, Peter, of Salt Lake City, Utah; his nephew, Paul Ode; his niece, Rachel Calhoun; a soon-to-be-born niece; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A complete obituary is available at

Friends may sign Ben’s guest book or send condolences online at

Ben Larson ’06