Lillian H. Erickson, age 87 of Decorah, IA and formerly of Waterloo, IA, died Sunday, July 13, 2014 at her home in Decorah.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Waterloo with Rev. Jim Knudson officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Waterloo.
Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 16 at Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah and on Thursday after 10:00 a.m., one hour before the service, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Waterloo.
Lillian is survived by her three daughters: Gail (Jim) Howatt of Decorah, Karen (Leonard) Thielbar of Lonsdale, MN and Julie (Andy) Wyckoff of Decorah; seven grandchildren: Gene (Brenda) Thielbar, Andrea (Mark) Zellner, Richard (Amber) Thielbar, Matthew Thielbar, Theresa (Mark) Ulmer, Thomas Wyckoff and Kelsey Wyckoff; nine great-grandchildren: Alex Ulmer, Miles Ulmer, Eric, Henry and Grant Thielbar, Alyssa Zellner, Karisa Johnson, Troy and Tori Anderson; one great-great granddaughter, Morgan Blanch; and by one brother, Lester Henry of Lakeville, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard J. Erickson on July 7, 1987; five sisters; Myrtle Sorenson, Hazel Tonsager, Verna Blesener, Mabel Lovejoy Peters and Ida Madson; and by two brothers, Wallace Henry and Robert Henry.
Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.fjelstul.com