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Date of Birth: April 11, 1959

Date of Death: August 04, 2023

Mary Margaret “Margie” Erickson, a loving sister, mother, grandmother, aunt, and best friend to many, passed away in Glendale, AZ, on Friday, August 4th at the age of 64. She was born on April 11th, 1959, in Los Angeles, CA. Mary attended El Dorado High School, The Bryman School, Mesa Community College, and University of Phoenix. Mary’s professional career included but not limited to Maricopa County Public Defense Services, City of Glendale, Holsum Bakery, and Arizona Outpatient Radiology. Mary enjoyed reading contemporary novels, her favorite book was To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee. She loved movies where justice was appropriately served, and music of all different genres and styles. Mary was most passionate about animals with a very special place in her heart for her Cocker Spaniels: Tiger, Kirby, Atticus, Susie, Sadie, and Boo. Mary was best known for her great smile, fantastic humor, fierce writing skills, and kind spirit. She is survived by her brother Jim and brother-in-law Keith, sister-in-law Marsha, niece and nephew’s Angela, David & Matt, niece Desiree, daughter Roxanne, son-in-law Jesus, grandchildren Nicole & Jacob, Chihuahua’s Ellie & Bentley, and African Grey Mercedes. Mary was loved by many and will be greatly missed.

Service Information

Celebration of life will be held for family and friends at a later date.


In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Arizona Human Society or any animal rescue that you are compassionate about. Mary loved all animals.