OLIVIA - Delores "Skeeter" Ann (Erickson) Kral, age 71, died peacefully on Dec 2, 2012 in Roswell GA after a courageous struggle with cancer. A memorial mass will be Monday, December 10th at 10:30 a.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Olivia, MN with Rev. Paul van de Crommert as celebrant. Visitation is Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:20 a.m. at the church. Arrangements are by Dirks-Blem Funeral Service of Olivia. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Lung Cancer Alliance, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, or a charity of choice.
Dee was born Dec 7, 1940, in Olivia MN, the daughter of Delos and Helen (Kopacek) Erickson.
After graduating from Olivia High School in 1958 Dee worked for Honeywell in Minneapolis, MN. In 1965 she met the love of her life, Ronald A. Kral, of Sleepy Eye MN, and married Oct 14, 1967 before moving to Carrollton, TX where she started a family. In 1982 Dee and her family moved to Roswell, GA, where she worked for American Honda for 17 years.
Delores “Skeeter” Ann (Erickson) Kral
Dee is survived by her husband, Ronald, sons Kevin and Brian, Kevin's wife Neely, grandchildren Alyssa and Brady, sister Helen, and brothers Donald and Glenn. She also leaves behind numerous loving relatives and friends. Dee is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Robert Erickson.