Memorial Visitation for Vernon Walter Erskin, 54, Eudora, will be from 7 -8 pm Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died Oct. 30, 2012 at Providence Medical Center.
Vernon was born December 13, 1957, in Lawrence, Kansas, to Chester and Mary Holden Erskin. He grew up in Lawrence and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1977. Vernon worked as a drywall finisher.
He is survived by 2 brothers, Edward of Lawrence; & Tommy of Eudora; 2 sisters, Mary Wilson of Perry; & Shirley Lohness of Eudora; 5 stepchildren, Ashley, Peydon, Terren, Dakota & Brady, a grandson, Colin, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents & a sister Maggie Reeves.
Vernon loved to fish and hunt. He also loved to dance to country & western music.
The family suggests memorials to the Vernon Walter Erskin Memorial Fund, in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana, Lawrence, KS 66044.
Messages & Condolences
So sorry for your loss, I ran around with Vern years ago and he did love to country dance. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. May God comfort you today and days to come.
I am so sorry for your loss. May God be with
The Wilson side of the family grieves with you all.
My condolences to you and your family on your loss
I am very sorry that I could not make it to celebrate the life of Verner with everyone.
However you are all in my thoughts and prayers and Verner will always be in my heart and thoughts,He was a GREAT man and will be truly missed by me and anyone that knew him
Ed,Sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. I did not know him, but if he was like you, I know he was good person. I don’t miss my wifes paper days, but I domiss shooting the bull with you when I would help her. Give us a call sometime, would love to catch up. Take care of yourself.
Hey Edward and Tommy I am sorry for the loss of your brother and my prayers are with you and your whole family.
I am very sorry for your loss. I know what a struggle Vern has had in the last few years. My sincere condolences.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. May your Family remain strong and find peace.
My sincere condolences to all of the Erskin Family.
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