Jean Sodergren Ericson, 86, of Wilmington, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014.
She was born and grew up in the Chicago area, but following her marriage to Eric Ericson she lived in the Kansas City area (three times), Granada Hills, CA (just once), and since 1999 in Wilmington. She retired from her position as secretary to the principal at Shawnee Mission East High School in Prairie Village, KS, in 1989. She loved her family and the numerous pets they kept over the years and was loved by them in turn. She was preceded in death by her husband and her son John. She is survived by her two daughters, Connie (Arlington, VA) and Jemila Christine (Wilmington) and by her honorary son Dean Wilhite (Parkville, MO).
No services are planned.
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