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Terry D. Erickson

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Terry D. Erickson, 64, of Ironwood, passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, at his home.

Terry was born on June 24, 1957, in Ironwood, a son of Floyd E. and Ruth M. (Wolfe) Erickson. He attended Luther L. Wright High School in Ironwood.

On June 30, 1979, Terry was united in marriage to Denise Ann D’Antonio at Riverside Bible Church in Ramsay, by the Rev. Walter Nordin.

He was employed at the Ottawa Forest Products Inc., in Ironwood.

Terry is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Denise; two children, Jason (Justin) Singleton, Milwaukee, and Jennifer Ann (John Luke) Erickson, Grafton, Wisconsin; a grandson, Hunter Daniel; 10 siblings, Sue, Donald, Crystal, Gary (Kathy), Eddie, Lois, Wally, Robert (Donna), Barbara Jean and Mary Jane; his mother-in-law, Phyllis D’Antonio; two brothers-in-law, Robert (Nikki) D’Antonio and Roy D’Antonio; three sisters-in-law, Diane (Tom) Kohl, Jean D’Antonio and Ruth Erickson; numerous nieces and nephews; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Lawrence “Buddy,” Floyd and Randy; and his father-in-law, Eugene “Red” D’Antonio.

A memorial service will be held Friday, Oct. 15, at 11 a.m., preceded by visitation at 10 a.m., at the Range Community Bible Church, 610 U.S. 51 S., in Hurley, Wisconsin, with Chaplain Matt Agee officiating.

Interment will take place at the Sunset Acres Cemetery in Ironwood Township.

Jerald Rocco, owner and manager of Lakeside Memorial Chapel Inc., in Wakefield, is assisting the family with their arrangements. Condolences may be expressed online at

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