KINGSFORD - Harold L. Erickson, 76, of Kingsford, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at ManorCare Health Services in Kingsford.
He was born on July 16, 1936, in Bessemer, the son of the late Leonard and Elaine (Hill) Erickson. He graduated from A.D. Johnston High School in Bessemer and had worked for the White Pine Copper Co.
On Jan. 31, 1959, he married Elizabeth "Betty" Nunimaker in Wakefield. The couple lived in White Pine, until their retirement in 1994, when they moved to Bullhead City, Ariz. In 2011, they moved to Kingsford, to live by their son.
Harold enjoyed the outdoors, going to the casino, bowling, and partridge hunting.
Harold was preceded in death by his wife Betty on May 25, 2012, and one sister Joanne Schultz
Harold is survived by one son, James (Faye Kerr) Erickson of Iron Mountain, and one granddaughter, Heather Erickson of Mount Airy, Md.
Visitation will be Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.
The family would like to thank the staff at ManorCare Health Services for the loving care they gave to Harold.
Condolences to the family of Harold L. Erickson may be expressed online at ernashfuneralhomes.com.
The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home with the arrangements.