HUBBARD - Phyllis J. Larson, 78, died Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 31, 2013, at her home.
She was born April 6, 1935, in Hubbard, the daughter of George A. and Nina Jane Huff Hetrick and was a lifelong Hubbard resident.
Mrs. Larson was a teacher for the Hubbard Public School District for 15 years, retiring in 1993. She was a 1953 graduate of Brookfield High School and attended Youngstown State University.
Phyllis was a member of the Friends of The Mayflower Western Reserve Colony, the Hubbard Historical Society and the Alexander-Crawford Maine Historical Society. She enjoyed traveling, spending her summers in Maine, antiques, canning, cooking and genealogy.
She leaves her husband, Robert T. Larson, whom she married June 11, 1953; a son, Mark (Carol) Larson of Pittsburgh; two daughters, Sam Larson (Jim Dearing) of East Lansing, Mich., and Phyllis "Fifi" (Robert) Hahn of Hartford; and four grandchildren, Amanda Beebe, Pfc. Robert (Brittany) Johnson, Spike Dearing and Joey Jane Dearing.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Robert P. Larson; and a brother, George Hetrick.
Family and friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and also one hour prior to the services from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery.
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