Last updated 3/18/2020 at 11:36am
Erna Atkerson, 98, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, peacefully passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020,
Born Aug. 30, 1921, in Lind, Wash., she was the daughter of Alex and Melsina Floether. After her husband Loyd’s death in 2000, Erna remained on the farm.
She was an active member of Lind Congregation Church and Senior Center.
In 2012, she relocated to Issaquah, Wash., where her daughter Brenda Michaels and son-in-law Robert Spears resided. She remained in the Issaquah area until her death.
She is survived by her three children, Bruce Atkerson of Wenatchee, Wash., Brenda Michaels of Port Townsend, Wash., and Brian Atkerson of Auburn, Wash.