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PRINCETON — John Matthew Larson, 39, of Princeton, formerly of Manlius, passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.
John was born on June 14, 1973, in Streator to Roy and Patricia (Richey) Larson. He was a graduate of Manlius High School and had served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Manlius.
He is survived by his parents, Patricia and Roy Larson of Manlius; his maternal grandparents, Cecil and Alice Richey of Effingham; one son, Eric Larson of Wyoming, Ill.; two sisters, Ann (Steven) Binz of Princeton and Ruth (William) McCoy of Wyanet; one brother, Todd (Brandi) Larson of Princeton; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the First Baptist Church of Manlius with the Rev. Aaron Jackson officiating. Interment will follow in the First Baptist Church of Manlius Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Fiocchi-Jensen Funeral Home, Princeton.
His family rejoices that he has gone to be with the Lord.