Paul R. Erskine
Paul R. Erskine
  • April 10, 1937 - November 18, 2017
  • Fresno, California

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On Saturday, November 18, 2017, at age 80, Mr. Paul Erskine peacefully passed with his loving
wife, Chong, at his side.

Mr. Erskine was born in Oak Grove, LA. His parents migrated to Fresno, CA, when he was eight
years old. Fresno was his home. He graduated from Roosevelt High School. He earned a
Pharmacy degree from University of Utah College of Pharmacy.

As a Pharmacist, Mr. Erskine worked for Thrifty's Drug Stores and Pharmacy Corp. of America.

Mr. Erskine proudly served his country as a National Guard.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff at Pacific Gardens Skilled Nursing
Facility for the wonderful care given in the last years of Mr. Erskine's life.

He is survived by his devoted wife Chong; sister, Betty Sandlin; niece, Cheri and husband Luis;
nephews, Kevin, Brad, and Ronnie; great-nephew Joseph; and great-niece Claire.

Visitation will be held at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home on Thursday,
November 30, 2017, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
A Graveside Service will be held at Belmont Memorial Park on Friday, December 1, 2017, at 1:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to
The University of Utah, College of Pharmacy,
30 S. 2000 E. SLC, UT 84112; or First Church of God, 3920 N. First St., Fresno, CA 93726.