Florence J. Erlandson of East Dundee Florence J. Erlandson, 89, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, in Aiken, SC. Florence was born in Elgin on April 11, 1923. She was the daughter of the late George and Florence (nee Sternberg) Schuring. Florence was a lifelong resident of the Dundee area and a 1941 graduate of Dundee Community High School. She was a devout Missouri Synod Lutheran and a lifelong, faithful, and active member of the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in East Dundee. Over the years, Florence served her church in many capacities, serving as a member of the Altar Guild, Senior Bible Class and Dorcas Society. On Aug. 9, 1944, she married Robert W. Erlandson. Bob preceded Florence in death on Aug. 7, 2012, after 67 years of marriage. Florence is survived by her children, James (Susan) Erlandson, Jean (Lynn) Theiss and Joan (Arnold) Kiburz; her six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; her three sisters, Ethel Bulawa, Marie Crist and Leone Trebes; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 10:30 a.m. in the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 310 E. Main St., East Dundee. Burial will follow in the River Valley Memorial Gardens, West Dundee. Visitation will be held on Saturday morning, at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church Foundation Fund or the
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