Eileen D. Erdman, 83, Fargo, died Wed., Nov. 11, 2009 in Bethany Retirement Living, Fargo, N.D.
Eileen D. Simle was born on Sept. 23, 1926 in Twin Valley, Minn. to Theodore and Margit Simle. She grew up and graduated from high school in Twin Valley. Eileen later moved to Fargo and worked as a waitress for a time, then began working as a clerk for Woolworth's of Fargo. She married Reuben Erdman on June 16, 1949 in Jamestown, N.D. Eileen worked for a number of years at the Gifthouse Stamp Store in Jamestown. They moved to Fargo in 1972. Mr. Erdman died on March 13, 2005.
She was preceded in death by her son, Michael, on Sept. 3, 1968, eight brothers and two sisters.
Eileen is survived by two nieces, Maxine (Armond) Kossow and Irene (Robert) Behm all of Grand Forks, N.D.; two nephews, Dean and Ronald Wingfield both of Washington.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, November 14, 2009 in West Funeral Home, West Fargo. Burial was at Watson Cemetery, rural Leonard, N.D.
Condolences can be sent online westfuneralhome.com.
(West Funeral Home, West Fargo)