Bette Catherine Erickson
Date of Passing:
Erickson, Bette Catherine, 91, of Riverside, RI and York Beach, ME, passed away on November 23, 2019 after a courageous battle with congestive heart failure. She was the loving wife of George Erickson.
Born in Gardner, MA she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Catherine Kliskey.
Bette was a clerk in the East Providence School Department for 20 years.
She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, and a congregant of Haven United Methodist Church.
Besides her husband of seventy years, she leaves her six children, Karen, Peter, Barry, Kurt, Wendy and Scott; eight grandchildren, Julie, Colin, Amy, Devin, Wesley, Adam, Hailey and Luke and two great grandchildren, Sully and Elliana. She also leaves many in-laws and friends, all of whom Bette loved dearly.
Calling hours are from 4-6 p.m. Friday November 29, 2019 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside. A funeral service will be held on Saturday November 30, 2019 at 9 a.m. in the Haven United Methodist Church, 200 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Haven United Methodist Church, 200 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI 02915 in memory of Bette would be appreciated.