Phyllis V. Erickson, 83, of Superior, passed away Wednesday, June 24th at Villa Marina Health and Rehab Facility. Phyllis was born in Superior, WI on June 28th, 1937 to Ruth and Alvin Yadon. Phyllis worked at Goldfines for many years and then at Prange Way until she retired. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Russell Erickson, sons Russell and Jeff Erickson, daughter Jody Poverud, granddaughter Jamie Gerding and sister Ramona Polson. Phyllis is survived by her brother Norman (John) Yadon, grandsons Alex (Taylor) Erickson, Andy (Macie) Erickson and Bradley Poverud, great grandsons Matthew Powers, Carson Erickson and Easton Erickson, great granddaughters Samantha Strong and Emma Erickson and several nieces and nephews. She is survived by special nieces Jann Neuman, Sherry Tyson, Sue Kiggins and Brenda Finn; and a very special friend and roommate Lois, who watched over her like a guardian angel whom the family is so grateful for. They earned the nickname Thelma and Louise at the nursing home. Phyllis was a member of Bayside Baptist Church in Billings Park. Arrangements made by Cremation Society of MN-Duluth. There will be a graveside burial and luncheon at a later date.