Curtis Gene Erickson was born on October 20, 1955 to Raymond and Marjorie (Hunter) Erickson in Wadena, Minnesota. He grew up north of Bluffton, Minnesota and attended New York Mills High School, graduating with the class of 1974.
Following high school Curtis was employed at Timber Roots. He was employed at Wadena Hide and Fur for 20 years. Curtis made his home at Humphrey Manor in Wadena and was employed at Rising Phoenix. In 2015 he made his home at Fair Oaks Lodge in Wadena. Curtis enjoyed watching sports, especially the Minnesota Twins and the Minnesota Vikings.
On August 16, 2021 Curtis passed away at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, North Dakota at 65 years of age. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. Preceding Curtis in death are his parents; and siblings: Greg, Loretta and Sharon.
Curtis is survived by his sisters: Marlyce (Derry) Long of Bozeman, Montana; and Janice Erickson of Stewart; brothers: Duane (Jessie) Erickson of Sun City, Arizona; Gerald Erickson of Cass Lake; Eldon (Alice) Erickson of Ramsey; Rodney (Kathy) Erickson of Cass Lake; and Royce (Shelly) Erickson of Brooklyn Park; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
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