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Joan Havercamp-Larson

Feb. 19, 1933-Nov. 29, 2007

Becker County native Joan Havercamp-Larson, 74, of Bullhead City, Ariz., died Thursday, November 29, 2007 after a long struggle with cancer.

Johanna "Joan" Havercamp was born to Andrew and Marie Havercamp on Feb. 19, 1933 in Becker County. She graduated from Waubun High School in 1951. In 1954, Joan married Rodney Larson, and they raised their family together in Santee, Calif. They moved to Bullhead City, Ariz., in 1990, after their retirement.

Surviving Joan are her husband of 53 years, Rodney Larson; two daughters, Mary Jo Wallo of Encinitas, Calif., and Patsy McKee of Norco, Calif.; one son, Mickey Larson of Reno, Nev.; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and two sisters, Ruth Wirtz and Dorothy Quaznak.

Preceding her in death were her daughter, Kathy Ann; her parents; three brothers, Bert, Marice and George; and one sister, Elaine.

Services are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008 at the Guardian Angels Church in Santee, Calif.