James Erickson Obituary

James Michael Erickson
James Michael Erickson
James Michael Erickson

July 2, 1960 - October 9, 2006
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Jim Erickson, 46, died Monday, October 9, 2006. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Friday at Valley Evangelical Free Church in West Des Moines, with burial to follow at Resthaven Cemetery.

Jim was a life-long Des Moines resident and graduated from Hoover High School in 1978. He was in consumer finance for 23 years. Jim loved sports and was an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan. He was a man devoted to his family and a wonderful son and brother. Jim was a father that always made time for his children. His world revolved around them and he cherished them more than anything in his life. Jim will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Jim is survived by his wife of 27 years, Lori, his children Jenni Erickson of Urbandale, Dani (Darin) Horgen of Apple Valley, MN and Justin Erickson of Urbandale; his parents T.F. and Mary (Wright) Erickson of Urbandale; siblings, Diane Greene of Runnels, Ted Erickson of Stockton, CA and Fred (Diane) Erickson of Granger; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Visitation begins after 4 PM Thursday at Iles Funeral Home-Westover Chapel where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM. Memorial contributions can be made to the James Erickson Family Memorial at any Bank of the West location.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, October 12, 2006
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Valley Evangelical Free Church
4343 Fuller Road
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Friday, October 13, 2006
11:00 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Friday, October 13, 2006