David J. Larson, 58, of Burlington, passed away Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 at Aurora Medical Center in Burlington.

David was born Sept. 22, 1962, in Burlington to James and Alice Larson. His entire life was spent in the Burlington area. He attended St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran School, Burlington High School and the University of Wisconsin – Madison Ag short course. On Oct. 20, 1990, he was united in marriage to Janet. They raised three sons Marshall, Nathan, and Tucker.

David was a business owner and member of North Central Highland Cattle Association. He was past director and a member of the American Highland Cattle Association. He also was a member of Lodge 28 FNAM.   He worked for many years as the Town of Burlington Highway Department Superintendent.

David is survived by his wife, Janet; sons, Marshall (Rachelle), Nathan (Emily Burrell), and Tucker (Whitney); one sweet granddaughter, Sophia; sister Lori (Gerald) Kaul; brothers, Michael Larson and Gary (Karen) Larson; cousin – brother Thomas Larson; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

David was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.

David was born to be a farmer. His whole life was spent helping various farmers including his grandfather and a neighborhood farmer to owning his own cattle. As a teenager, his first jobs were on farms as well. His heart has always been in farming. David was a kind and friendly guy. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to his sister and brothers, nieces and nephews, and many friends. He enjoyed hunting with his boys and brothers. He loved being Papa to his granddaughter Sophia. He thoroughly enjoyed his time spent with her. They truly had a special bond.

A celebration of David’s life will take place on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021 at Integrity Celebration Center. An open house visitation will be held from 3:30 to 6:45 p.m., concluding with a 7 p.m. memorial service.

Services have been entrusted to Integrity Funeral Services. Well-wishers may visit www.integrityfunerals.net.