Kenneth P. Larkin

August 22, 1924April 20, 2014

Kenneth P. Larkin, 89, of Las Vegas, passed away at home with family by his side on April 20, 2014.  He was born in Hazel Green, WI on August 22, 1924 and was a Las Vegas resident since 1965.  A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he worked as a civil and mining engineer and retired from the Nevada Test Site.  A longtime member of Our Lady of Las Vegas Catholic Church and member of the VFW, he was an avid fisherman and lifelong Chicago Cubs fan.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Mary K. Larkin; his sisters, Kathleen Larkin, Mary Jane Haase, Geraldine Vosberg, Bernice Larkin, and Shirley Feldman; and his brothers, Norman, Eugene, Leonard and Ronald Larkin.  He is survived by his sons, Terry and John Larkin; his daughters, Lynn Larkin, Pat (Steve) Kuntz, Cathy Friedli, Phyllis Armstrong and Kim (Bob) Salisbury; his brother, Pat Larkin; his grandchildren, Dan and Brad Ward, Erin Lenser, Kristin Friedli, Justin and Kendra Larkin and Katie and Kelly Kuntz; his great grandchildren, Hannah, Baylee, Madison and Alex Ward, as well as many nieces and nephews.  He will be greatly missed by all.  Funeral services will be at 11AM on Saturday, April 26 at Palm Eastern Mortuary, 7600 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89123 with private interment to follow.  Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.


  • Visitation Saturday, April 26, 2014
  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 26, 2014
  • Committal Service Saturday, April 26, 2014

Kenneth P. Larkin

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Deborah Heller

April 24, 2014

Kim and Bob,
Ron and I are so sad to hear of your father's passing. I know there are not appropriate words to offer comfort, but may his memory be a blessing to you always. Love Deb and Ron

Jennifer Eule

April 23, 2014

Dearest Kim and Larkin Family,
Bob and I are so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I know there really aren't fitting words to convey our sympathy and support for all of you. I wish we were there to give you a hug and stand with you at the service in support. Please know you are in our prayers, thoughts and we are sending our love. Jennifer and Bob Eule

April 23, 2014

We were at Mom and Dad's when Kim called. So sorry to hear about Uncle Kenny's passing. You are all in our prayers and know that God will be with you in the coming days. Even though we can not be there in person know that we will be with you in spirit. Love to all.
Your cousin,
Kim Reiter