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535 N. 5th St.
Breese, IL 62230
Phone: 618-526-7144
Fax: 618-526-4945
Paul R. Erickson



Wednesday, October 26,2005     4 to 9 PM
Thursday, October 27, 2005         8 till service
                     Moss Funeral Home in Breese

 Thursday October 27, 2005          10 AM
                     Moss Funeral Home in Breese


Paul R. Erickson, 50, of Breese died Sunday October 23, 2005 at St. Joseph Hospital in Breese. 

He was born June 11, 1955 in Belleville to Ernest “Eric” and Mary Eileen (Reilmann) Erickson.  They preceded him in death. 

He was a member of Carlyle Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, an antique collector and a former EMT with Breese Ambulance Service.  

He married Jessica Burkett August 28, 2002 in Carlyle and she survives in Breese. 

He is also survived by sons Jacob Erickson of Collinsville IL, David Erickson, Adam Erickson and Ehrin Erickson all of Breese, daughters Christine (Richard) LaBrash, Jennifer (Clayton) Moody both of Salem Missouri, Sarah (Jordan) Fitzfimmons of Pennsylvania and Allyssa Burkett of Breese.  He has 5 grandchildren, Kimberlin and Kullen Myers, Cayleith Moody, William and Michael King. 

Also surviving are brothers Don and Mike Erickson both of California.  Also survived by an uncle and aunt Leonard and Mary Ann Reilmann of Belleville.  

He was preceded in death by a daughter Rachel Erickson.   

Funeral Services will be held Thursday October 27 at 10 AM at Moss Funeral Home in Breese with Brother Dave Alves officiating.  Interment in Ell Wood Cemetery Breese.  Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday Oct 26 from 4 to 9 PM and Thursday from 8 to time of service.  Memorials can be made to the family and will be received at the funeral home. 

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