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William (Willie) R. Erickson

William (Willie) R. Erickson, 74, died peacefully at home on Feb. 24, 2014, with his wife, Patti, by his side.

Willie was born Feb. 14, 1939, in Maple, Wis. to Bill and Ailie (Ammesmaki) Erickson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Ailie, and sister Lorraine Engstrom.

Willie is survived by his wife Patti, sons Ron (Anita) Erickson, Bob Erickson, Neil Miller, and Danny Miller, his grandchildren Brynn, Jake, Austin, Stephanie and Ryan, and great-granddaughter, Lennox. He is also survived by brother Jim (Arlene) Erickson, sister Kathy (Jerry) Conger and numerous nieces and nephews.

Willie will be greatly missed by his family and friends he was a man of wit and humor, kindness and generosity .

There will be a celebration of life in his honor on Saturday, March 8 at 3 p.m. held at the Belgian Club, 3931 E 2nd St, Superior, Wis.

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