ERICKSON, Mary Helen (Roloson)


Mary Helen Erickson (February 5, 1923 – June 9, 2015) Mary Helen Erickson passed away peacefully at Extendicare Maple View on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at the age of 92 with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Milton Erickson. Loving mother of John, Bob, Diane (Jim) and Dave (Nancy). Cherished grandmother of Shane, Rob, Aaron (Sarah), David (Katie), Desireé (Thomas Heale), Carissa (Adam), Adam, Stephen, James (Yu Shan), Jeff (Laura) and Carly. Proud great grandmother of Zooey, Madison and Jackson. Predeceased by her parents May and Arthur Roloson, her brothers Harvey (late Betty) and Joe Roloson. She is survived by her brothers Melvin (Gladys), Donald (Irene) and sisters Marguerite Wyszynski (late Stan) (Gary) and Jean. Predeceased by her sister-in-laws Anita Thiessen (late Bill), Ruth and brother-in-law Allen (Margaret). Survived by her sister-in-law Ines Chamberlain (Lee). Mary will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Friday, June 12, 2015 from 11am to 12:30 pm followed by a funeral service in the chapel at 1 pm. Rev. Sam Norbo officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to the Ontario Finnish Rest Home or to the City Bible Church would be appreciated.

Mary’s family would like to express our appreciation for the loving care given to our mother by all of the medical staff and caregivers at Maple View and previously at the Ontario Finnish Rest Home.

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