David J. Erickson, 72, of Lake Villa, son of the late Eric Erickson and Harriet Ligtenberg, passed away October 19, 2013. David was the beloved husband of Nancy J. nee Jack; loving father of Paula (Marcus) Tennant, Pamela (William) Hart and David J. Erickson Jr.; cherished grandfather of Erica, Amanda, Sage, Camden and Cayse; dear brother of the late Donald and Richard Erickson. David was previously a part-time instructor at the College of Lake County and enjoyed volunteer activities with his local Lions Club and VFW. Visitation will be held Thursday, October 24, 2013, from 3-7 PM at Marsh Funeral Home, 305 N. Cemetery Road, Gurnee. The funeral service will be held Friday, October 25, at 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Interment will be in Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville.