Lillian “Lil” C. Stark Erickson, 95

Published 8:10 am Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Lillian “Lil” C. (Smith) Stark Erickson, 95, of Austin, Minnesota, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at Comforcare Good Samaritan.

Lillian “Lil” C. Stark Erickson, 95

Lil was born Aug. 23, 1923, in Adams, Minnesota, the daughter of Matt and Clara Smith.

Survivors include her children, Terry Stark, St. Paul, Minnesota, and Tori Rocha, San Diego, California; daughter-in-law, Doretta Stark; grandchildren, Marnie Stark, Zeke Dahl, Beth Rocha and Gabriel Rocha; granddaughter-in-law, Amber Rocha; favorite nephew, Curt Smith, Frankfurt, Germany; and many relatives and friends.

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She was preceded in death by her husbands, Rudy Stark and Walter Erickson; and brothers, Art Smith, Ray Smith and Vernon Smith.

A gathering celebrating Lil’s life will take place later in 2019. Condolences may be left online at