Dorothy C. (Sivertson) Larson

Dorothy C. (Sivertsen) Larson, of North Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, died on April 21, 2010, beloved wife of the late Carl A. Larson, Sr. Loving mother of Carl A. Larson, Jr. of North Quincy and Stephen R. Larson of Dover, NH.  Dorothy is also survived by one granddaughter, five grandsons and two great-grandchildren.

Dorothy graduated from Dorchester High School for Girls in 1939. She retired from The Old North Church, Boston after 27 years as Secretary/Administrative Assistant where during the Bicentennial, she met Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, President Gerald Ford and many other dignitaries who came to the church.

Dorothy was a Past President of the Ladies Group of the South Shore Viking Association and a member of the Stenkil Lodge #92 and the Vasa Order of America. She greeted King Carl Gustav of Sweden upon his visit to Boston.  Dorothy also traveled to Scandinavia twice.

A Funeral Service will be held in Christ Church Episcopal, 12 Quincy Ave., Quincy, MA 02169 on Saturday, April 24 at 11:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours omitted. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy’s memory may be sent to the Women’s Guild at Christ Church at the address listed above.