Eric Biddings was born Easter Sunday, March 29, 1964 to Fletcher and Alice Biddings in Gary, IN. He graduated from Wirt High School class of 1982. He earned a basketball scholarship and attended St. Joseph College (Rensselaer, IN. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 4 years. Most of his career, 25 years was spent at Wrights-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, OH. He obtained his Masters Degree in Organizational Management in 2010 from Wilberforce University, (Wilberforce, OH). Eric leaves to cherish his love and legacy: his children Eric J. (Lindsey), and Erica both of Lafayette, IN, Kenyata of Englewood, OH. 4 grandchildren; Father Fletcher Biddings Jr. of Gary, IN brothers Fletcher Biddings III of Gary, IN, Cornell (Lynette) of Munster, IN; Sister Lavon Biddings Bowen of Merrillville, IN, Annette Biddings Miller of Dolton, IL and a host of other relatives and friends Visitation Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 12 to 8:00 p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Gary, IN. Interment Monday April 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.
Published by Post-Tribune on Apr. 20, 2017.