Age 23, our beloved daughter, sister, and granddaughter passed away unexpectedly on November 3, 2018. Born August 25, 1995 in Lansing, MI, She graduated from Grand Ledge High School in 2013 and she was attending Metropolitan State University of Denver. Erika loved listening to music, attending music festivals, and the beauty of the mountains. Her friendships were the world to her and she valued them dearly.
Surviving are her mother, Eve (Jason) Burkholder; father, James J. (Jade) Jerzak; her siblings, Josh (Jordan) Wille, William Jerzak, Eli Jerzak, and Weston Jerzak, Logan and Laney Burkholder; niece, Calynn Wille; grandparents, Lana Gallagher, and William A. Jerzak, along with Martin & Grace Jipson, and Don & Sheila Maurer; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Erika was preceded in death by her grandparents, Mary Jerzak, and James Gallagher.
The family will receive friends from 2-4, 6-8 P.M. Friday, Nov. 9, in the Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing. Services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 10, at River’s Edge Community Church, 12406 Broadbent Rd., Lansing, MI 48917.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Michigan Association for Suicide Prevention, 838 Louisa St., Suite B, Lansing, MI 48911. Friends may visit the guest book at www.tiffanyfuneralhome.com