BLOOMER, Wis. (WEAU)-- A former local representative has died after a long battle with cancer.
According to an obituary from Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer, Representative Tom Larson passed away Saturday morning at Dove Healthcare in Bloomer. Larson served in the assembly from 2010 to 2016.
One year ago today, Larson announced we would not run for re-election in 2016 due to his battle with lung cancer. Back then, Larson said he's proud of the work he did in the legislature vut that it was time for him to step down and spend more time with his family.
Funeral services for Larson are still pending at Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer. He was 69 years old