Erika Sitz, age 75, of Ramsey, passed away November 27, 2017. Preceded in death by her parents. Survived by her husband of 51 years, Paul; and brother Eric Zaetsch.
Erika was an alumnus of Washington University in St. Louis, having earned both her undergraduate and master's degree in Chemistry there.
Over the years Erika was active in many environmental causes with her first and best love being for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. She was an avid birder with fond memories of watching the sandhill cranes over the Platte river in Nebraska in the spring and at the Sherburne National Wildlife area in the Fall. She was a long time member of the Izaak Walton League.
A memorial will be held Friday December 15 2PM at Izaak Walton League Breckenridge Chapter House, 8816 West River Road North, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Friends and family may gather for one hour prior to the memorial and a reception will follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Friends of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, the Izaak Walton League or the donor's favorite charity.
Minnesota Cremation & Memorial Society. 763-767-1000.