Ted Erikson

Thomas Edward “Ted” Erickson passed away

peacefully at Vernon on Wednesday, May 14,

2008. Aged 85 years. He will be sadly missed

and lovingly remembered by wife Margaret of

Vernon; sons Michael (Caroline) of St. John, NB

and Paul of Calgary; daughter Barbara (Rick)

Corbin of Vancouver; grandchildren Kaleb, Robert,

Jeremy and Melody; great granddaughter

Eva Grace and extended family. Ted was born in

England and apprenticed his welding trade on

ships there. Immigrating to Canada in 1976, Ted

lived in St. Martin’s, New Brunswick, as well as

several communities in Alberta and BC working

as a welding inspector. He lived in Armstrong

and Enderby for several years before moving to

Vernon. Active in the Masonic Lodge and Eastern

Star, Edward also enjoyed travelling, gardening,

fi xing things and spending time with family and

friends. A Celebration of Life was held 2:00 p.m.,

Saturday, May 17, 2008, at St. George’s Anglican

Church, Enderby, Reverend Cory Rundell

offi ciate. In lieu of fl owers, memorial donations

may be made to a favorite charity.

Arrangements in the care of

Personal Alternative Funeral Services,

Armstrong, 546-7237.

Ted Erickson