Paula Marie Erickson, 60, of North Port, Florida, formerly of Erie, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 24, 2021.
Paula was born on February 10, 1961 in Salinas, California to her parents, George “Ron” and Judith Casey.
Paula was the Director of Culinary and Dining Services at Village on the Isles since September of 2018. Her heart was filled with love for her passion with culinary services and with all the residents she was able to spend her time with.
Paula studied at Mercyhurst University, she was a member of ACF and she was a certified Dietary Manager.
She is preceded in death by her sister, Patty Eliot and her mother-in-law, Katherine Erickson.
Paula is survived by her loving husband of 28 years, Bernard Erickson of North Port, Florida; sons, Michael (Lori) Schember of Sylvania, Ohio and Jake Erickson of Phoenix, Arizona; parents, Ron and Judith Casey of North Port Richey, Florida; brother, Ron (Jennifer) Casey of Texas; brother-in-law, Carl Eliot of Georgia; father-in-law, Ed Erickson of Lake City, Pennsylvania; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Roger and Cecelia Platz of Lake City, Pennsylvania and many other numerous family members and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00PM on Thursday, April 8th, 2021 at Village on the Isle, 920 South Tamiami Trail, Venice, Florida 34285.