Remembering Our Friends
Elaine Norton has thoughtfully compiled a list of items and plantings on lake property that had been donated to the Ericson Lake Corporation over the years in tribute to some of our wonderful friends at Lake Ericson over the years.
Bench: In Memory of Willa Scudder, our long-time friend, Alfreda Baker and Bonnie Owen
Rosebud Tree: In memory of Scud; donated by Lake Ericson Garden Club
The Handicap Fishing Pier/Garden: This has been dedicated by their family in loving memory of Ray and Myrtle Young of Albion, NE; July 4, 2003; Donated by Bev and Wayne Buller
Bench: In Memory of W.W. Norton, C. H. Norton, W.H. Norton…Long time cabin owners who considered the Lake a little slice of heaven. Donated by Jim and Elaine Norton
Bench: Honoring the Lake Ericson Garden Club -A small group that made a big difference; 1996-2006. Officers: Elaine Norton, President; Bev Buller, Secretary; Mary Watson, Treasurer; Bonnie Owen, Membership; Alfreda Baker, Membership/Auditor
Rosebud Tree: In memory of Buck Watson; donated by Lake Ericson Garden Club
Bench: In memory of Gordon Patterson, owner of cabin called the Great White Whale; 1963-2000; donated by his loving family
Bench: In memory of Audrey Dodson, cabin owner 1920-1930 and Betty Whitney, Lifeguard 1930-1940; donated by Sharon and Willis Knake and Family
3 trees: In memory of W. H. Norton; donated by Margaret Norton and Lake Ericson Garden Club
Evergreen tree: In memory of Doug Johnson; donated by Rose and Clifford Johnson
The land for the park was donated by the Levander Family, and it is now cared for by the Gerald and Mary Henn Family.