Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos
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Speaker Vos Statement on Passing of Former Rep. Tom Larson

"I know we all will be keeping his wife Mary and his family in our prayers."

By - Feb 18th, 2017 03:41 pm
Tom Larson. Photo from the State of Wisconsin Blue Book 2015 - 2016.

Tom Larson. Photo from the State of Wisconsin Blue Book 2015 – 2016.

Madison…Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) made the following statement regarding the passing of former Rep. Tom Larson (R-Colfax) who died this morning following a courageous fight against cancer. Rep. Larson served the Chippewa Valley for three terms.

“The Assembly family has lost a friend, colleague and true statesman. Tom was a kind, humble and religious man who was universally liked and respected. I know we all will be keeping his wife Mary and his family in our prayers.”

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