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Obituary - Sylvia Erickson

Sylvia Erickson

1942 - 2020

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel - Erickson(2020)

It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother, sister and friend, Sylvia Erickson. Sylvia peacefully passed away at St. Michael’s Health Centre in Lethbridge on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at 5:45 p.m. at the age of 78 years. She leaves behind what she considered her most precious gifts: her loving husband, Pat Erickson; her devoted and loved sons, Ray Erickson, Rod Erickson and Darcy Erickson and of course her loving daughter, Christine Erickson (aka Chrissy Pat); her beautiful grandchildren who she was so proud of include: Sean Erickson, Avery Erickson, Devin Erickson, Nicole Erickson and Colby Erickson; her sisters, Sheila (Bill) Smith, Elsie Spark, Sharon (Randy) Stolz and Fern (Ray) Day as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is with the stars, the universe, with the ones who left before her and with God. At this time, Sylvia will be silently remembered by family and friends. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations in Sylvia’s name may be made directly to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada, 3100 - 246 Stewart Green S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T3H 3C8.


  1. Ken and Sherry Lloyd:
    Nov 21, 2020 at 08:35 PM

    Pat and Family We are so saddened by the passing of Sylvia. Many, many fond memories of the time we spent together. Sylvia will be missed immensely. I will miss all of the telephone calls we had. Rest in Peace

  2. Ken and Sherry Lloyd:
    Nov 22, 2020 at 11:02 AM

    Pat and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our long time friend, Sylvia will be missed immensely. I will miss our long telephone visits and laughs. Sylvia you will be in our prayers and thoughts. RIP

  3. John & Sharon Davis:
    Nov 22, 2020 at 06:35 PM

    Sorry to hear about Sylvia. Our condolences to Pat and all his family.

  4. Jodi Quinlan:
    Nov 23, 2020 at 04:28 PM

    To Pat and families,
    My sincerest condolences to you all. It was a privilege to be part of Sylvia's care team and I wish I could've done more to ease her suffering.
    I hope that you will all find some peace in the coming days ahead and cherish the special memories with Sylvia.

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