Alice Marie ERICKSON
Alice Marie ERICKSON
  • March 17, 1930 - February 2, 2016
  • Mount Dora, Florida

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Alice Marie Erickson of Mount Dora, FL was born March 17, 1930 to the late Martin A. and Anna B. Erickson. Attended Chicago Public Schools and graduated from Augustana College, Rock Island, IL. Alice Marie was preceded in death by her parents, brother Russell and husband of 46 years, James W. Erickson. She is survived by her husband Paul Olsen, two nieces, Lyn Rumrill (Tom) and Chris Austin (James); two great nieces and two great grand nieces and one great grand nephew, and two cousins: Marlene (Lindskoog) Goodman and Rev. James Lindskoog.

Alice Marie retired to Roanoke, VA after 38 years as a speech-language therapist in Davenport, Iowa; Rock Island, Illinois and Westwood, New Jersey elementary schools. She became active in the Roanoke area: attended Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and served on the Pre-school Board, as an officer in the Lutheran Womens Missionary League and on the church council. Club activities included service as an officer in the Roanoke Womans Club, member of AAUW and Thursday morning Music Club. She also volunteered at the Brandon Oaks Retirement Center.

After she married Paul, she moved to Mount Dora, FL. She attended Faith Lutheran Church and School and the LWML. She was a member of the Mount Dora Womans Club and the Chit-Chat group.

A Memorial Service will be held at Faith Luterhan Church on Feb. 8, 2016 at 11:00 AM. Interment will be in Chicago, IL at a date to be scheduled.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Music Fund at Faith Lutheran Church and School, Eustis, FL or Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Roanoke, VA.