Eric J. Erickson, 71, of Cape Coral, Florida passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 after a prolonged illness. He was born in South Amboy, New Jersey on March 31, 1947. During his lifetime he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Korea. His favorite pastimes were fishing and crabbing with the family. He worked as a machine tender for Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. and in 1997 he retired and moved to Florida to be near family.
Mr. Erickson is survived by his wife Gloria Erickson; two sisters: Ann Hartnett, and Jill Scurato; brother Roy Erickson; six children: son Robert Sanford, daughter Diane Kerwin (Darrin), son Brian Carr (Brenda), daughter Evon Cinnerella (Nick), daughter Denine Holley, and son Everett Carr (Joanne). He is also survived by eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.