"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
- 8:58:49, Mar 10th 2014 - dan - Great letter Steve! That is attitude we should be taking, alternatives will be ... [Read More]
Fri, May 9th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Helen K. Erickson, 83, of Mabel, died May 2, 2003 at Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel.
Helen Kimball was born Feb. 23, 1920, in Canton Township of Fillmore County to Parnell F. and Iva J. (Donald) Kimball. In 1938, she graduated from Canton High School. She worked as a nanny in New York and Miami and later worked at the Elgin Watch Co. in Elgin, Ill. She married Donald V. Erickson on Nov. 17, 1947, in Canton. They farmed in Preble Township of Fillmore County until 1978, when they moved into Mabel. Mr. Erickson died in 1988. Mrs. Erickson was a member of the Scheie Lutheran Church and a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, golf and flowers. She is survived by three sons, John (Mary) and Steven of Lee's Summit, Mo., and Robert (Darcy) of Newburg; two daughters, Mary Jo (Mike) Brewster of Lee's Summit and Kathy (Mike) Brandt of Porterfield, Wis.; 14 grandchildren; and a sister, Aileen Ahrens of Elgin, Ill. She also was preceded in death by a son, four brothers and a sister. The funeral was held May 5, 2003 at Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel with the Rev. Mary Waudby officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.