Diane Corlas Erickson passed away Friday, August 5th surrounded by a team of devoted caregivers at the Polson Health and Rehabilitation Center in Polson, Montana where she had resided since August, 2018.
Diane was born April 8, 1945 in Missoula, MT, the third child of Roy and Irene Erickson. She attended Lowell Grade School and graduated from Sentinel High School in 1963. She always wanted to be a nurse and received her Nursing Degree from Salish Kootenai College. She worked at Saint Patrick Hospital, Community Hospital and as a Traveling Nurse during her career.
Diane loved arts and crafts and cooking. She delighted in sharing food and hand made items with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Roy Erickson (April 2003), Irene Erickson (February 2005) and brother, Vernon Erickson (January, 2020). She is survived by her sister, Vivian Erickson, brother Ronald Erickson and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Private internment will be arranged next to her parents at Sunset Memorial Gardens.