63-year-old Betty Erickson of Granville died Sunday in her home.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 8 in the Helmer-Shields Funeral Home in Granville. Visitation is Thursday from 4 until service time at the funeral home.
Betty was born in Streator to Rodney and Jean Russow. She married Robert Erickson in 1977 in Spring Valley.
Betty was a teacher’s aide and drove a school bus in PutnamCounty for many years. She’s survived by her husband Robert; her daughters Laurie of Granville, Kristina Lamkin of Washburn and Michelle of Granville; also a brother and a sister; four grandchildren; and her beloved pets Patches, Shadow, Buddy, Rusty and Ridley.