ERICKSEN-Ralph, age 92. Born in Juniata, NE on 8-5-1913. He is preceded in death by parents, Christian Peter and Bettie Phillips Ericksen, beloved wife Loretta, grandaughter, Ann Jacobs, 4 brothers and 3 sisters. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Ducks Unlimited, the Elks and the American Legion. Married Loretta Kathryn Supancheck in North Platte on 5-8-1937. Had been a long time resident of North Platte and recently resided at Brookstone Village in Omaha. He is survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Dianne and Norm Hennigan of Omaha, Joyce Ryberg of Carroll, IA, Dixie and T.D. Steele of Moneta, VA and Linda Ericksen of Cheyenne, WY’ soster. Gertride Steiner of Sturdevant, WI; 8 grandaughters, one grandson; 6 great-granddaughters; 14 great-grandsons and numerous nieces and nephews.
Service will be private. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to St. Patrick’s High School Endowment Fund in North Platte. HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN-DWORAK-CUTLER WEST CENTER CHAPEL 78th & West Center 391-3900