David W. Erickson, age 76 of Sandwich, IL passed away on Saturday, October 4, 2019 at the Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born on October 10, 1942 in Sandwich, IL the son of William and Florence (Hyatt) Erickson.
David was a lifelong resident of Sandwich, IL who enjoyed his spending time with his partner, sons, grandchildren, great-grandchildren. Mr. Erickson was a longtime member of the Sandwich Moose and he also enjoyed a good game of golf. He was a repairman who could fix just about anything. David was a loving partner, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle who will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
David is survived by his partner, Patricia Backer of Sandwich, IL; his sons, Michael (Sharon) Erickson of Montgomery, IL and William (Cathy) Erickson of Clinton, IA; his grandchildren, Nicholas Erickson, Brandon (Heather) Erickson, Lauren Erickson and Carli Erickson; his great-grandchildren, Emmitt, Lacey and Avila; his sister, Darlene Haas of Somonauk, IL; his half brothers, William (Diana) Erickson and Timothy Erickson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Florence Erickson.
A Funeral Service will be held at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 7, 2019 at the Nelson Funeral Home, 1275 South Countyline Road, Sandwich, IL.
Friends may visit from 4:00 pm until the Hour of Service on Monday, October 7, 2019 at the Funeral Home in Sandwich, IL.
Memorials in loving memory of David may be directed to Open Door Rehabilitation Center, 405 Wells Street, Sandwich, IL 60548.
Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Homes & Crematory, www.NelsonFuneralHomes.com or (815) 786-6461.