ERICKSON, MARLENE A. PHILLIPS
Age 78 of Elmira Heights, NY passed away on Tuesday June 10, 2014. Marlene was born July 14, 1935 in Scranton, PA the daughter of the late Joseph T. and Mary E. Phillips. She married her husband, Robert W. Erickson, on May 2, 1959 and he pre-deceased her on November 17, 2013 after 54 years of marriage. Marlene loved the time she spent with her family, friends, and her canine friend Buddy. Mrs. Erickson is survived by her sons: Robert P Erickson of Elmira Heights, NY and Richard J. Erickson of Elmira, NY; grandson: Eric D. Erickson of Elmira, NY; brother and sister-in-law: Joseph T. & Marylou Phillips of Vernon, NJ; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Lorraine Donald of Horseheads, NY, Joan & Steve Platko of Stonington, CT, Bill & Alice Erickson of Elmira, NY, and Gary & Carol Erickson of Big Flats, NY; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of caring friends. At Marlene's request there will be no prior calling hours. Marlene will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband Robert in Maple Grove Cemetery in Horseheads, NY where Gravesite Committal Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Those wishing may remember Mrs. Erickson through memorials to a
. Arrangements are entrusted to the LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 318 WEST BROAD STREET HORSEHEADS, NY.
Lynch Funeral Home
318 W. Broad St. Horseheads, NY 14845
Published in Star-Gazette from June 11 to June 13, 2014