Willy Kierthan Larsen

September 30, 1949- November 4, 2021


Willy was born in Denmark on September 30, 1949. The oldest son of Kurt and Esther Larsen. 


He is survived by his son Mark ( Ella) Larsen and their children Mia, Jerrette, and Tiffany. Daughter Amy (Eric) Wiens and their daughter Sarah. Daughter-in-law Christine Larsen. Sister Bodil and brothers Preben ( Marlene), Peter (Michelle), Bjarne (Irene ), Bent ( Jocelyne), Alan, Tim (Sheri), Dale (Colleen) and all their families. 

Willy was predeceased by his wife Mary Larsen, parents Kurt and Esther Larsen, parent in laws Peter and Johanna Hoeymakers, granddaughter Allison Wiens, sister Anna Topechka and brother in laws Pete Topechka and Gary Larsen. 

Willy will be also dearly missed by family friends Evelyn Good, Dianne Gould, John Alberto as well as many, many others. 


Willy loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren, especially the camping trips. He also loved to spend any time with friends and family and was well known for making his Saturday morning coffee run stretch to an all day visit. 


Willy will be put to rest on Wednesday November 10, 2021. But due to Covid regulations funeral will be for family and invited friends only. However, donations can be made to the Strathmore District Health Foundation (Strathmore Hospital, 200 Brent Blvd. Strathmore,AB  T1P 1J9), Autism Society of Alberta (autismalberta.ca) or an organization of your choice.