March 3, 1929 – November 21, 2013
Erik passed away, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at St. Paul's Palliative Care Unit at the age of 84. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 55 years Lilly-Ann, son Johnny (Evelyn) of Malaysia, daughter Linda (Dave), and granddaughters Grace and Mia of Regina, his brother Knud (Lone) Christensen, Lise (Mike) and Anne of Denmark, and his many Canadian and American extended family members. Those family and friends who have passed before him welcomed him with open arms. The family extend their heartfelt gratitude to the medical community for its tender loving care provided over the years. A Memorial Service for Erik will be held on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 3:00 pm at Saskatoon Funeral Home (corners of 4th Ave and 25th St.) In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Paul's Palliative Care Unit. Arrangements are entrusted to Saskatoon Funeral Home. Ph 306-244-5577.
Published in The Saskatoon StarPhoenix from Nov. 23 to Nov. 25, 2013