DeKALB – Wayne Erickson, 60, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2012.
He was born Nov. 25, 1951, the sixth of seven children of George and June Erickson.
Wayne worked many years in the family construction business, building homes in the DeKalb area. Later, he was with Edward Hines Lumber Co., as the lumber specialist and was well-known by the building contractors in the Fox Valley area.
He was a big fan of all the Chicago sports teams.
He is survived by three brothers, Dennis (Joyce) Erickson, Ronald (Rosalie) Erickson and Eugene (Katie) Erickson; three sisters, Barbara (Larry) Carr, Peggy (Gary) McKiness and Nancy (Guy) Protano; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and June Erickson.
Private family services will be held Thursday, Oct. 11.