Richard Cory Larson
Last updated 10/26/2020 at 4:57pm
Richard Cory Larson, 82, of King City, Mo., formerly of St. Joseph, Mo., and Brevard, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020.
He was born June 3, 1938, in Oak Park, Ill., to Henry L. and Dorothy Larson. He graduated from Downers Grove High School and received his bachelor’s degree from Case Institute of Technology. In 1960, he married Suzanne Long. He worked for the Quaker Oats Company, serving as the plant manager in St. Joseph before moving to the Chicago area to work at the Quaker corporate headquarters. Upon retirement in 1995, they moved to Connestee Falls in Brevard.
He was very ci...