Bernadine I. Erickson

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Bernadine I. Erickson
January 18, 1928 ~ August 13, 2014

Bernadine Erickson, 86, of Vancouver, WA, passed away Aug. 13, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was born to Adam and Lauretta Krebs in Mott, ND.
Bernadine married Robert Erickson in 1949. Bob came to Vancouver, WA to work in 1956 and Bernadine followed on the train with 7 young children, all under the age of 7.
When Bob passed away in 1972, she continued to operate Clark County Electric and Plumbing Supply until retirement.
Bernadine is survived by her 10 children: Karen (Roger) Britt, Linda (Dennis) Stewart, Lucy Erickson, Roger (Barb) Erickson, Robert (Linda) Erickson, Mark (Julie) Erickson, Marsha (Patrick-deceased) Sather, Lori (Dennis) Larson, June (Farzam) Eshragh and Carol (Rick) Dozark; 21 loving grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, with another expected any day; three sisters, Bernice Cottom and Norene Steig of Montana and Verletta Johns of North Dakota; two brothers, Donald Krebs and Leonard Krebs of Vancouver.
Viewing will be Fri., Aug. 22, noon to 9p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Services on Sat., Aug. 23 at 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Lutheran Church, Grand Blvd./28th St., where Bernadine was a member since 1963.
Please no flowers, but memorials may be sent to Memorial Lutheran Church or Open House Ministries.
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Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98684
(360) 892-6060
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Published in The Columbian on Aug. 17, 2014