Gail Robert Erikson
went to his Heavenly home on December 20, 2020. Gail was born September 27, 1959 in Sargent, NE to David and Ida Marie (Benda) Erikson. One of five brothers born to the Erikson family.
After high school, he attended welding school and was a welder for many years. He also was a Pastor, and started his own outreach ministry and kitchen, Jehovah Java Kitchen. He had a heart to see lives change, which led him to oversee half way houses, drug rehabilitation centers and to reach out to the lost and misguided souls. He loved to hunt and fish.
He is survived by his father, David of Green Valley, AZ. Wife, Alta (Sonny) Ewing, sons Jordan,(Danielle) Stratton of Williston, ND. Robert Stratton of Williston, ND. Joshua Erikson of Cottonwood, AZ, Allison Ewing of Chandler, AZ. Allen Ewing of Lincoln NE. Grandchildren, include JD Weston, Nolan, Ethan and Brooklyn Stratton, Arron and Lia Lopez and Caleb and Tafari Ewing. Also survived by brothers Jim (Janet) Erikson of Cut Bank, MO. Evan Erikson and Shirley Davis of Belfield, ND. And Greg (Ardis) Erikson of Wabun, MN. He was proceeded in death by his mother, Ida Marie Erikson, and brother Tim Erikson.
A celebration of life will beheld in Green Valley, AZ. February 19, 2022 for the family. His ashes will be spread at a later date.
Memorial donations, in lieu of flowers, can be made to “Foundations for New Living” 250 East Vine Circle, Mesa, AZ 85210