ST. CLOUD - Friends and family of Larry Haws will gather this (Monday) afternoon.

The Celebration of Larry's Life will be from 1:00 until 5:00 p.m. at the River's Edge Convention Center.

Haws died on March 27th at the age of 72.  He served as the St. Cloud Parks Director from 1969 until 2002.  He was also a Stearns County Commissioner and a State Representative.

Memorials can be sent to the Community Foundation for the Haws Family Fund that is being established.