MALLARD – Colleen S.(Larson) Friedlander, 59, Lehigh Acres, Florida, formerly of Mallard died Saturday July 6, 2013. Services will be held Saturday, July 13, 10:30 AM at the United Methodist Church, Mallard with burial to follow in Rush Lake Cemetery, Mallard. Visitation will be held from 9-10:30 AM prior to services at the church. Harris Funeral Home of Mallard is in charge of arrangements. Colleen Larson the daughter of Ted and Norma Larson was born October 16, 1953 in Emmetsburg, Iowa. She was raised and received her education in Mallard, graduating from the Mallard High School. She was a loving mother and grandmother, a beloved daughter, sister, aunt and wife and a friend to many. Colleen enjoyed craft fairs, reading, being outdoors and spending time with her family. Most recently, she worked as a business analyst at Chico’s and previously at Kmart. She lived and raised her family in Lehigh Acres, FL, but heart was always back home in Mallard. Survivors include her husband Jim of Lehigh Acres, FL, parents Ted and Norma Larson of Mallard, children, Callie of New Providence, NJ, Matthew of Lehigh Acres, FL and Brandon of Lehigh Acres, FL, grandchildren, Rylee, Matthew, Jack, Owen, Lila and Timothy, and her brothers, Rick of Branson, MO, Ron of Mallard, IA and Mike of Orange City, IA. She joins in heaven her brother Mark and her grandparents.