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Opal C Olson Erickson
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1913
Moody County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 2006
South Dakota, USA

Opal C. Erickson, 92 of Trent died Monday, January 9, 2006 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.
Opal Clarinda was born June 13, 1913 in Moody County to Carl and Sena (Bonrud) Olson. She married Ralph Erickson on September 15, 1932, at Howard. They farmed in Minnesota and South Dakota and moved into Trent in 1987. In the spring of 2005, she moved to the Inn at Westport in Sioux Falls. Opal was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. Her interests in homemaking, music and collecting and refinishing antiques were evident in her home.
Survivors include three sons: Roger of Pipestone, MN; Dennis (Faith) of Flandreau and Steven of Trent; three daughters: Beverly (Richard) Jensen of St. Peters, MO, Janice Erickson and Rosemary Van Buren, both of Sioux Falls; 17 grandchildren; 16 great grand-children; and one brother: Orville (Ruth) Olson; and one sister: Esther Erickson.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph, an infant daughter Janice Arlene, her parents, brother Gordon, sister Josie and son-in-law Ron.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Jan. 12 at Messiah Lutheran Church, rural Trent at 2 p.m. with Pastor Marlin Vetter officiating. Visitation begins Wednesday at Skroch Funeral Chapel with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m.
Burial will be in Oslo Cemetery, rural Trent. Pallbearers are her grandsons: Marc Van Buren, Todd Jensen, Jason Erickson, Aaron Erickson, Brian Kringen, Jerod Erickson, Matt Van Buren, Kane Kringen, Brad Kringen, Kevin Kringen and Cooper Erickson.
Skroch, Flandreau 
Family links: 
  Carl B Olson (1889 - 1943)
  Sena Caroline Bonrud Olson (1885 - 1979)
  Ralph Erickson (1906 - 1993)
  Esther Lillian Olson Erickson (1909 - 2007)*
  Josie Bernette Olson Erickson (1911 - 2005)*
  Opal C Olson Erickson (1913 - 2006)
  Gordon Olson (1916 - 1994)*
  Orville J Olson (1923 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Oslo Cemetery
Moody County
South Dakota, USA
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Record added: Dec 15, 2011
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Opal C <i>Olson</i> Erickson
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Opal C <i>Olson</i> Erickson
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