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Helen J. Erekson
August 16, 1929 - May 09, 2021
Obituary For Helen J. Erekson
Peabody - Helen J. (Fields) Erekson passed away peacefully at Alliance Health at Rosewood in Peabody following a brief illness on May 9th 2021. She was 91. Helen was the daughter of Elmer Blaine Fields and Helen P. (Stasiak) of Chelsea, MA.
She grew up in Chelsea and was an avid reader and follower of the theater and arts. She married Ovila “Eric” Erekson following his war time service. They settled in Lynn to start their family. Helen lost Eric too early in life and was faced with raising their family alone. She met the challenges of being both Mother and Father with love and dedication. Helen successfully supported her family and retired from Analogic Corporation many years ago.
The beloved mother of two children, Helen, is survived by her two daughters, Robin Marie Wilson of Peabody and Jodi Colpitts who resides in Bethlehem, NH with her husband, Bill. She also leaves two grandchildren, Jeffery Erekson and Destiny Vermette. She was the proud Great-Grandmother of William and Anthony. Helen is also survived by her younger sister, Catherine Mizner and brothers, John and Jerome Lewandowski and many nieces and nephews. She is pre-deceased by her brother, Ronald Fields.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her service will be held at Conway Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn Street, Peabody on Wednesday, May 12th at 11:00 am. A visiting hour will be held prior to the service on Wednesday morning from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Burial immediately following at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Lynn, MA.
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