Theresa Jane EricksonTheresa Jane Erickson, age 94, of Moorhead, MN, fell asleep and woke up in the arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at Eventide Lutheran Home.
Theresa Jane Erickson was born March 17, 1918, at Lake Park, MN, the daughter of Gotfred and Bertha (Skari) Berland. She grew up in Lake Park and attended District 17 School. She began working as a young girl living away from home working as housekeeper for various families in the Lake Park region. As a young mother, she worked at a variety of positions from candling chicken eggs, sewing draperies for JC Penney's in Fargo and clothes at Arctic Cat, but the job she took the most pride in was rolling lefse at Carl's Lefse Plant in Lake Park and Hawley.