|Birth: ||Nov. 15, 1910|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 2001|
Helen Lillian Abraham, 90, died Wednesday, January 10, 2001, at the Bethesda Nursing Home in Beresford, SD.
Helen L. Erickson was born November 15, 1910, near Alsen in rural Union County, South Dakota, to parents Alfred and Carrie (Hansen) Erickson. She attended the Rockfield rural school in Clay County. Helen married Ole Abraham on January 18, 1933. The couple lived on and operated a farm in Clay County until 1967, when they moved into Beresford. Ole passed away in April of 1986. Helen became a resident of the Bethesda Home in Beresford in October 1997 and resided there until her death.
Helen was baptized and confirmed and was a former member of St Paul Lutheran Church at Rockfield. She was currently a member of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Beresford, a member of the Beresford Senior Ciitizens and was active in the Green Thumb program. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ole, her brother Virgil, and her sister Mildred. Her survivors include several cousins and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, January 13, 2001, at Wass Funeral Chapel, with buriial in Rockfield Cemetery, rural Beresford.
Alfred Erickson (1874 - 1962)
Carrie Hansen Erickson (1888 - 1958)
Ole Abraham (1897 - 1986)
Virgil Willard Erickson (1904 - 1992)*
Mildred Ruth Erickson (1905 - 1909)*
Helen Lillian Erickson Abraham (1910 - 2001)
South Dakota, USA
Maintained by: Jerry Clark
Originally Created by: Linda Christensen
Record added: Jun 01, 2010
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