Erik Skoglund

Erik Skoglund, 53, a resident of Gages Lake, IL, passed away September 14, 2015, at his home. He was born June 6, 1962 in Waukegan, IL. Erik had worked as a handyman. Erik is survived by his father Roger Skoglund, his brother Marty (Tammy) Skoglund, his sisters Pam (Gene) Kalvaitis, Marlene (Chuck) Zeiler, and Claudette (Tim) Dirsmith, his niece Lindsay (Ava) Zeiler, his nephews Dane Zeiler, Graham Dirsmith, Garret Dirsmith, Jeremy Skoglund, Justin (Andrea) Skoglund, and Zachary Skoglund, and his great-nephews Tucker Skoglund and Finley Skoglund. He was preceded in death by his mother Mary Jane Skoglund in 2009. A private ceremony will be held on Friday, September 18, 2015. All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit

4 Responses to Erik Skoglund

  • Nancy Olszewski says:

    You know my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. My mom, Aunt Loretta, sends her love as well as hugs to all of you.

  • It saddens me to read another neighborhood friend has passed away,R.I.P.My dear friend I’ll cherish our childhood memories forever till we meet again,go rest high on that mountain.

  • Candace Skinner Dunlap says:

    Sorry just found out today…May you fly hugh with angels and watch over all of us…RIP

  • Wila (Tabitha) Howard Dobric says:

    Dear Roger, Pam, Marty, Marlene & Claudette, May God bless each of you in your loss. My heart hurts for each of you! The boys & I talk of the great memories of all the cousins when young. Love always, W