DIXON – Anna H. Larson, 91, formerly of Harmon and Dixon, died Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the home of her daughter in North Syracuse, New York.
She was born Sept. 22, 1925, in Maytown, the daughter of Fred and Susie (Sharkey) Chandler. She had worked at the Green River Ordnance Plant during World War II, and at the Lee County Nursing Home for 20 years before retiring.
She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon where she served as a Eucharistic minister. She also was a member of NAIM and AFSCME. Anna enjoyed gardening, garage sales, auctions, and spending time with family.
Anna married Gail A. Larson on Oct. 19, 1946, in Maytown. He preceded her in death on March 14, 1997.
She is survived by one son, Thomas (Lorri) Larson of Monroe, Wisconsin; one daughter, Nancy Logue of North Syracuse; 15 grandchildren, Mike (Kim) Larson of Eldena, Mark Larson of Amboy, Joe (Annette) Larson of Sublette, Shane (Kari) Larson, Shannon (Wes) Langloss, and Cody (Krystle) Larson, all of Amboy, Billy (Alison) Logue of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Andrew (Melissa) Logue of Portsmouth, Virginia, Wendy (Dennis) Rein of Gloversville, New York, Steven (Evangeline) Logue of Deposit, New York, Ben (Rebecca) Logue of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Jonathan (Ronda) Logue of North Syracuse, Abigail (Andrew) Albert of Bethany, Oklahoma, Mitchell (Lori) Logue of Spencer, Oklahoma, and Allison Logue of North Syracuse; 36 great-grandchildren; one brother, Joe (Sally) Chandler of Mendota; and one sister, Donna Novak of LaSalle.
She also was preceded in death by her son, Edward, two great-grandsons, James and Justin Larson, her brother, Leo Chandler; and son-in-law, William Logue.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m., with the rosary recited at 7 p.m., Wednesday at Jones Funeral Home in Dixon. A prayer service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon, with the Rev. Bernard Sehr officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon.
A memorial has been established.
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