James Harlan Erickson

James H. Erickson, age 85, born July 31, 1931, died December 19, 2016

Harlan passed away peacefully at home at the age of 85.

Harlan was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Harlan grew up in Molalla, Oregon where he graduated from high school.

Harlan served in the U.S. Air Force from 1950 to 1954, with an honorable discharge.

Harlan worked most of his life at Pacific Paper Box and Bindery.

Harlan and his wife traveled in their 5th wheel all over the U.S., Canada & Mexico. They also loved to Square Dance.

Harlan was a very special man and will be truly missed by his wife, Christine Erickson; daughters, Shelley Erickson and Deanna Townsend; grandchildren; and Friends. May God keep him safe.

Published in The Oregonian from Jan. 6 to Jan. 8, 201