Dec 232014

Nathaniel John Larson, 35, entered into rest on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Flagstaff. Nate was diagnosed with end stage renal disease in 2000. A memorial service was held Dec. 19 at Desert View Baptist Church in Winslow.

He was born on Jan. 28, 1979, in Flagstaff.

Nate enjoyed performance arts; he was in numerous plays, concerts and events after he began performing in Winslow at the age of 6. He was involved in Vineyard Flagstaff, Calvary Chapel and Desert View Baptist worship team. He was worship leader from 1992-2012.

Survivors include his mother, Vida Larson; a magnitude of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews from Oregon to Florida, California to Ohio; his Spiritual Godparents, Joe and June Osuna of Winona; his God brothers, Anthony and Isaac Osuna of Flagstaff; and friends from his church and community.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Larson; his grandparents, Clifford Raymond and Dorothy Emma Larson, and Ora Virgil and Marianne Katherine-Long.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Banner Good Samaritan Transplant Center, 1111 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, Ariz. 85006.