Delores Marie (Anderson) Erichsen

February 20, 1930 ~ May 9, 2020 (age 90)


Delores M. Erichsen, age 90, of Spring Valley, MN died Saturday May 9, 2020 at Spring Valley Living.

Delores Marie Erichsen was born February 20, 1930 in Lemond Township, Steel County, MN to Melvin and Margaret (Keller) Anderson. She attended and Graduated from Owatonna High School in 1947 and continued her schooling at Rochester Vocational School receiving a degree in nursing. On November 16, 1947 she was united in marriage to Owen “Bud” Erichsen in Racine, MN and together raised four daughters; Linda, Pat, Sandra and Pam. Delores worked for 40+ years at Community Memorial Hospital and the Spring Valley Care Center. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and volunteered for many years at the Spring Valley Care Center. She was an avid reader and enjoyed collecting cardinals.

She is survived by her 4 daughters; Linda Nelson of Elk River, MN, Pat (Chuck) Hudler of Rochester, MN Sandra (Gary) Benson of Wabasha, MN and Pam (Robert) Kunert of Ostrander, MN, 12 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren and a sister-in-law Phyllis Anderson of Amelia, Island, FL. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Owen “Bud” Erichsen, son-in-law Gene Nelson, and a brother Lowell.

A private family graveside service for Delores will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Our Saviors Lutheran Cemetery with Pastor Susan Li officiating. Due to COVID-19 restrictions the service is not open to the public, but we will be live streaming it to our Facebook page. Simply search on Facebook for Hindt Funeral Homes and if you don't see the video right away on our page, it will start as soon as we turn on our camera. If you miss the service, the video will remain on our page for anyone who wishes to view it at a later time.  A public memorial service will be held at the time restrictions are lifted.   

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