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Harriet A. Ehrich, 96

Jul 9, 2017

Harriet Ehrich

Blue Earth Harriet Amelia Ehrich, age 96, of Blue Earth, died Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at 11 a.m., at Hope United Methodist Church in Blue Earth, Rev. Russ Jacobsen officiated. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth. Visitation time was one hour before the service at the church.

Harriet was born Dec. 29, 1920, in Verona Township, the daughter of Irwin and Amelia (King) Gartzke. She graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1939. On June 29, 1940 she married Alvin Ehrich in Blue Earth.

Harriet is survived by her daughters, Joyce (Marvin) Sladek of Le Center, Karen Osberg of Elmore, Audrey (Donald) Bleess of Blue Earth, and Kristy Johnson (Jody Larson) of Alden; son, Barry (Deb) Ehrich of Blue Earth, 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and three step-grandchildren.

Harriet is preceded in death by her husband, Alvin; brothers, Harold, Roland, Floyd, Vernon; sisters, Fran and Opal, and grandson, Paul Ehrich.

Mom and Dad are finally doing the last dance for the rest of their lives together forever to Six Fat Dutchman.

Memorials have been established in Harriet’s name.

Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com