AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Alice V. Erickson, of Mora, died on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at St. Clare Assisted Living. She was 101 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICES will be on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Mora with Rev. Dean Oelfke officiating.
VISITATION will be one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the church.
INTERMENT will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Alice Viola Erickson passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 15, 2018 with her family around her at the St Clare Living Community. She was 101 years old.
Alice was born August 26, 1916 in Braham Minnesota to parents Carl and Minnie (Traefold) Knutson. She grew up on several farms in Iowa that her father rented. She met her future husband, Jasper Erickson while visiting relatives in Minnesota. They were married on April 16, 1944 and spent their married years on a farm in Peace Township, north of Mora. After Jasper passed away in 1979, Alice moved to Mora. She was very thankful to find a house across from Calvary church. She was very active at the church, singing in the choir, counting money and baking lots of bread for bake sales. She also volunteered for several years at the food shelf and delivered meals for Meals on Wheels.
Alice was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, siblings, Darold (Vivian), Dale (Alice), Carroll, Marvel Harris, Dorys (Alfred) Severson, and an infant Hilda.
She is survived by her children, Janet (Ed) Proffit, Arden (Susan), Diane Irish, and Darilyn (Wayne) Royer, 8 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.