Robin Marie Larson, 47, died Sunday, Aug.28, 2005, at her home in Mountain Home.
Memorial services were held Tuesday, Sept. 6, at Faith Lutheran Church in Mountain Home. A service will also be held in California on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 11:00am at Glen Oaks Memorial Park in Chico. Arrangements are under the direction of Summers Funeral Homes, McMurtrey Chapel, Mountain Home.
Robin was born to Robert and Annabell Carter on July 23, 1958, in Willows, Calif. She grew up in northern California and moved to Idaho in 1996. In 1997, she was blessed with the birth of her son, Jacob, whom she loved dearly, her family said. " She was a good mother and shared a remarkable bond with Jacob."
Robin enjoyed a rural lifestyle. She worked hard raising sheep, dogs, and horses, and nurturing the landscape on the desert ranch. She spent 30 years in the flower industry where her creative style and talents were displayed, most recently at Jack's Flowers in Boise.
She had a strong faith in God and she regularly attended the Faith Lutheran Church in Mountain Home.
Robin is survived by: her son, Jacob, of Mountain Home; Jacob's father, Dean Larson, of Mountain Home; five step-children, Jeremy (Cora) Larson of Horseshoe Bend, Sadie Sessoms of Raeford, N.C., Jessica (Chuck) McBride of Ft. Bliss, Texas, Sidra (Robert) Rane of Emmett, and Sarina (Jake) Houston of Prescott, Ariz.; her mother, Annabell Carter of Paradise, Calif.; her sisters, Carol (Poncho) Grimaldo of Green River, Wyo., Susan Darling of Paradise, Calif., Marietta (Vern) Foster of Marysville, Calif., Kim (Greg) Williams of Chico, Calif., and Candy (Rodney) Keillor of Paradise, Calif.; her brothers, Rick (Sharon) Carter of Chico, Calif., and Larry (Kathy) Carter of Paradise, Calif.; five grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Carter.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to an education fund in Jacob Larson's Tiger Account at the Pioneer Federal Credit Union in Mountain Home.