Phyllis M. Erikson, born Oct. 10, 1929, in Staples, Minn., to Ilo and Edith Hagenson passed away Nov. 6, 2012.
Phyllis, a resident of Gardnerville since 1993, was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church and enjoyed working and later volunteering at the church's Child Care Center.
Her hobbies included gardening, bowling, canning pickles, and making jelly.
Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Ernest; her brother, Norman Hagenson; and infant brother, Patrick.
Phyllis is survived by her son, Richard of Sacramento, Calif.; daughter, Gail and son-in-law, Jim Parsons of Carson City, Nev.; daughter, Mary and …