Howard M. Erickson

  • BY wire.service
  • Friday, June 14, 2013 12:00am
  • Obituaries

Howard M. Erickson

Howard M. Erickson, 93, born May 18, 1920 in Sumner, died of natural causes June 8, 2013. A long time Kent resident and a proud Teamster tank-truck driver for 37 years he retired in 1985.

Preceded in death by his high school sweetheart and first wife of

42 years Elsie Wallace Erickson; and children Eileen Baumgardner, Lois Ann, Donald, Howie and Dale.

Survived by wife Anell; stepdaughters Kimberly Wigginton and Karla Hansen, son Gene (Naomi) Erickson, and “#5 other son” Roy Baumgardner and many grand, great-grand and great-great- grandchildren. Also missed by his loving pet companion “Kitty Red”.

A special thanks to the staff and residents of Kentridge Elderly Living for their loving care and friendship. Remembrances can be made to Kent American Legion, Post #15.

Interment Monday, June 24 at 1:30p.m. at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent.

Sign the online guestbook at www.edline-yahn.com


Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@kentreporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.kentreporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Obituaries

Merilyn Catlin | Obituary
Merilyn Catlin | Obituary

May 28, 1949 - May 6, 2024 Merilyn Catlin was born in… Continue reading

Maureen L. Ludwig | Obituary
Maureen L. Ludwig | Obituary

February 4, 1935 - April 27, 2024 Maureen L. Ludwig, a beacon… Continue reading

Allan Keith Karpen | Obituary
Allan Keith Karpen | Obituary

June 21, 1944 - April 9, 2024 Allan Keith Karpen was born… Continue reading

Patricia Ann Hunter | Obituary
Patricia Ann Hunter | Obituary

Patty, beloved mother of Steve Otey, Sean Hunter and Scott Hunter, passed… Continue reading

Frances Bennett-Magnusson (aka Frankie) | Obituary
Frances Bennett-Magnusson (aka Frankie) | Obituary

Frankie was born in Seattle, Washington on April 1, 1941, to Mary… Continue reading

Phyllis Jeaninne Alford | Obituary
Phyllis Jeaninne Alford | Obituary

November 19, 1928 - Feb 22, 2024 Phyllis Jeaninne Alford, age 95,… Continue reading

Ann Estelle (Kellogg) Dona | Obituary
Ann Estelle (Kellogg) Dona | Obituary

June 26, 1932 - January 30, 2024 Ann Estelle (Kellogg) Dona, 91,… Continue reading

Hall (Gene) E. Presson | Obituary
Hall (Gene) E. Presson | Obituary

June 4, 1935 – February 16, 2024 Hall (Gene) E. Presson of… Continue reading

Jimmie A. Chevrier | Obituary
Jimmie A. Chevrier | Obituary

(May 5, 1934 - January 18, 2024) We mourn the loss of… Continue reading

Shannon Lee Bowerman | Obituary
Shannon Lee Bowerman | Obituary

February 5, 1964 – February 1, 2024 Shannon Lee Bowerman (O’Fallon) passed… Continue reading

Jim Price | Obituary
Jim Price | Obituary

December 26, 1955 - January 16, 2024 Jim Price, of Auburn, passed… Continue reading

Mary Ellen Pardo | Obituary
Mary Ellen Pardo | Obituary

May 17, 1937 - January 23, 2024 Mary Ellen Pardo, of Kent,… Continue reading