Lexington, SC – Charleen J. Larson, 86, died January 2, 2020 after a brave battle with dementia. She was born December 6, 1933 in Worcester, MA to Alfred Douglas Clark and Dorothy Mary Clark.
She graduated North High School in 1953. While at a picnic on Indian Hill, she witnessed and attended to victims of the great tornado in Worcester on June 9, 1953. She went on to graduate from Centenary University in Hackettstown, NJ then became a flight attendant for Delta Airlines.
Charleen married John Joseph Larson in 1957 and had three children, John Clark, Douglas Clark and Joy Elizabeth. They resided in South Yarmouth, MA for 41 years. She is survived by Douglas Clark, Joy Elizabeth and 7 grandchildren.
Mrs. Larson passionately advocated for families and friends of the mentally ill for many years. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to National Alliance on Mental Illness, Cape Cod Chapter. www.namicapecod.org.
Barr-Price Funeral Home and Crematorium, Lexington Chapel is assisting the family.
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