In Loving Memory of

Eugenie Lucille Erickson


Eugenie (Ewers) Erickson, 72, of Gainesville,FL died Sunday, October 21, 2012. 

 Eugenie spent her childhood in Cincinnati, OH graduating from Walnut Hills High School. Prior to moving to Gainesville, Eugenie lived in Door County,WI and Madison, NJ.

 Eugenie was an avid reader, traded in antiques and collectibles, loved her cats and pursued many varied and interesting career opportunities.  She is remembered for her creativity and wit which she called upon in writing contemporary greeting cards, where she was considered a “top ten” freelance contributor.

 Eugenie is survived by her sister, Elise Elio (Raymond) and by children Laurie Erickson (David Upton) of Madison, NJ,  Michael Erickson of Gainesville, FL,   Jennifer Harris (Brian) of Brick, NJ  and Lind Archipov (Vadim) of St. Petersburg, FL.  She was a loving grandmother to James Jaworski, Alexandra Archipov, Anika Archipov, Boris Archipov and Aunt to nephews Matthew & Michael Terreri.  In her marriage to Ronald, Eugenie was also family to many others.

 A private service will be held on Friday October 26th at Forest Meadows Funeral Home, followed by burial at Prairie Creek. 

 In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made, in honor of Eugenie to her beloved library: The Friends of the Library, 430-B North Main St, Gaineville, FL32601, 352-375-1676.  attention Peter Roode, MD.

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6 Responses

  1. Char at · Reply

    So sorry for your loss. Wish I could have had the opportunity to meet her. Your family is in our thoughts.

    Char and Lindsay

  2. The Mullins Family at · Reply

    Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mother.
    Mike, Rebecca, Dana, Ryan and Liam

  3. Nancy and Marty Van De Vaarst at · Reply

    Dear Jennifer and Brian, seashells remind us that every passing life leaves something beautiful behind. May beauty live on in your memories and bring you comfort. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.

  4. Kathy Brungraber at · Reply

    Laurie; So sorry to hear of your loss. I wish I would of had the chance to know her,she was my aunt but I only remember her and Uncle Ron living in sister bay, WI when I was a child. Deepest sympathys, Kathy

  5. Tore and Marianne at · Reply

    Our sincere condolences, Jenny! Your mother was a lovely person whom we are blessed to have met. You inherited much of her positive approach to life and her artistic talents.
    Tore and Marianne

  6. Christie Weddington at · Reply

    I am so sorry for your loss.
    She was a wonderful lady that loved her
    family and her cats very much.
    I regret that I did not have a chance to
    know her better.

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