- Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Edward Erickson, 88, of Westboro, Mass., died peacefully May 25. He was born July 31, 1925, in Weymouth, Mass. He was the youngest child of the late Edith (Picken) Erickson and Edward Eric Erickson.
Mr Erickson and his wife, the late Catherine “Kit” McGowan (Woods) Erickson, moved to Newtown in the late 1970s, where they lived for almost 20 years, before retiring to Massachusetts. At the time, Mr Erickson was employed in Danbury. Mrs Erickson was a copy editor at The Newtown Bee.