Orvin “Orv” Erickson

Orvin 'Orv' Erickson, 70, of West Bend died Monday, November 23, 2015 at the Cedar Lake Health Care Center. He was born October 20, 1945, in Ingster, North Dakota, to Jim and Gladys Erickson and married Judith A. Schroeder on March 22, 1969, in Port Washington.

Orv enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Judith; two children, Lisa (Roger) Carter of West Bend and Robert (Bernadette) Erickson of Sheboygan Falls; three grandchildren, Joshua Werlein, Rachael Erickson and Cody Carter; and one great-grandchild, Kingsten Werlein-Chandler. He is further survived by his siblings, Duane (Diane) Erickson, Raymond (Susie) Erickson, Jim Erickson and Mae Erickson; his brother-in-law, Gene LaRiviere; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Orv is preceded in death by his parents, Jim and Gladys; his sister, Virginia LaRiviere; and his brother, Lyle Erickson.

A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, November 30, at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend. The family will greet relatives and friends from 3 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. Online guest book and condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.