Nov. 8, 1970 - July 16, 2019
July 24, 2019
Rodney Steven Erickson, 48, of Sweet Home, died July 16, 2019 in Philomath.
He was born Nov. 8, 1970 in Lebanon, the son of James Richard-Newton and Shirley R. (Mahan) Erickson.
He lived in New Mexico, Colorado, LaPine and Bend, but his home was in Sweet Home.
Mr. Erickson worked hard to provide for his family as a traveling millwright and was currently working in Philomath. He loved hunting, fishing and garage sales. He was a member and a deacon at Harvest Christian Center. He was a man of God, a fisher of men. He saw good in everyone and brought out the best in them.
Mr. Erickson was a kind, loving person who gave out compliments, smiles, hugs and love freely.
He is survived by his spouse, Mandi Moore; mother Shirley Erickson; children Bobby Erickson, Lisa Erickson and Tina Erickson; siblings Jim Erickson, Rick Erickson, Tom Erickson, Luke Erickson, Eric Erickson, Becky Moore and Josh Erickson; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at Sunnyside Park.
Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.