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How cool is it to have one of our music makers come to live under our big roof. I am speaking of Cyrilla (Sal) Erickson.

Sal was born in Wadena in 1920 to Nick and Louise Neuerburg. She has six brothers and two sisters. She married Mel Erickson in 1939. They have four children. Mel died in 1997.


The Ericksons lived in Marshall for 21 years, then returned to Wadena to retire. Over the years, Mel farmed and sold machinery. Sal worked for JC Penney.

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