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Theodore Manual “Ted” Ericksen

Salix, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Death 26 Jun 2012 (aged 81)
Hornick, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Burial Holly Springs, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 92763148 · View Source
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SERGEANT BLUFF | Theodore Manual Ericksen, 81, of Sergeant Bluff died in a farm accident on Tuesday, June 26, 2012, near Hornick, Iowa.

Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Shepherd of Peace Lutheran Church in Sergeant Bluff. Burial will be in Willow Township Cemetery, Holly Springs, Iowa.

Ted was born on Dec. 29, 1930, near Salix, Iowa, the son of Harry Alfred and Claudia May (Irish) Ericksen. He attended Owego School and graduated from Holly Springs High School in 1949.

He was united in marriage with Brunhild Wegner on April 28, 1962, at Salix Community Church. This union was blessed with four children. Ted was a farmer who was a true steward of the land. He always was there to assist any other farmer who needed his assistance. He also was a huge fan of Minneapolis-Moline farm equipment. He owned and operated Ericksen Grain Company in Salix until 1985.

Ted was a member of Shepherd of Peace Lutheran Church in Sergeant Bluff.

Ted will be missed by his family including his wife of 50 years, Brunhild "Bunny" of Sergeant Bluff; his sons, Tim and wife, Daiv of Sergeant Bluff, and Steve and his wife, Kori of Fremont, Neb.; his daughters, Kristi Pearson of Sioux City, and Angie Crawford and her husband, Mark of Clinton, Iowa; his sister, Bettie Lee Spies and her husband, Les of Hudson, S.D.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Bill Ericksen.




  • Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92763148
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Theodore Manual “Ted” Ericksen (29 Dec 1930–26 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92763148, citing Willow Cemetery, Holly Springs, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Dale & Corinne Wise (contributor 47132213) .