Christina Erickson, “Chrissy”, 49, of Augusta, passed away Friday afternoon, June 11, 2021, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.
Christina Ann Erickson, daughter of Leroy Sr. and Marlene (Legge) Erickson was born November 17, 1971. She was raised in Ludington Township rural Fall Creek, attended school in Augusta and graduated from Augusta High School in 1991. Following her graduation she enrolled in the certified nursing assistant program at Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire. Chrissy had been employed as a CNA at the Fall Creek Area Nursing Home and the Clairemont Nursing Home in Eau Claire, until ill health forced her retirement.
Chrissy was united in marriage to Allyn Bertrang on July 11th, 1992. To this union their two daughters; Kayla and Kari Bertrang were born. While raising her children she lived in Eau Claire until moving back to Augusta in 2016.
Some of the greatest memories of Chrissy was her love for taking family vacations across the U.S. to National and State parks. She enjoyed hiking in the mountains and camping with her family. She also had a love for going on walks and spending time with her pets.
Chrissy will be dearly missed by her daughters, Kayla Bertrang (Aaron Thompson) of Augusta, Kari Bertrang (Samantha Olson) of So. St. Paul, MN; her grandchildren of Kayla; Brycen Siegert and Olivia Thompson, her mother Marlene Erickson of rural Fall Creek; great grandmother Mildred Legge of Eau Claire; three sisters, Lori (Mike) McCune of Osseo, Cheri (Joe) Shaffer of Fairchild, Lynn (Jeff) Jaenke of Fall Creek; special friend and companion, Bob Biegel of Augusta; and several nieces and nephews.
Chrissy was preceded in death by her father LeRoy Erickson Sr. on April 28, 2020; brother Lee Erickson Jr. on July 24, 2020; and nephew Ryan Bertrand on April 30, 2020.
A private family graveside service will be held in the Ludington Cemetery, rural Fall Creek.
The family is assisted by Anderson Funeral Home in Augusta