Mel Larson

Mel Larson passed away peacefully on August 23, 2022 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, SD. Melville Ashley Larson was born January 7, 1922 to George Larson and Ivy (Melville) in Vermillion SD.

Mel grew up on the family farm south of Meckling and graduated from Meckling High School in 1940. He attended the University of South Dakota for one semester, then moved to Sioux City to work for Windcharger.