Erika was born November 27, 1925 in Hamburg Germany and died May 11, 2008 in Chilliwack, BC. She was predeceased by husband Charles, May 21, 2000.
Erika arrived in Canada in 1954. She met Charles at a birthday party and six weeks later became Mrs. Rosenthal. They owned and operated two delicatessens in Montreal before launching a catering business in Palm Beach, Florida. Erika and Charles retired in 1975, purchased property in Harrison Hot Springs, BC and built a home in the village. Both enjoyed boating and became members of the Harrison Yacht Club and The Canadian Power & Sail Squadron.
Erika led a very exciting and full life, a life full of many wonderful stories. She leaves behind friends at Logan Manor and Glenwood, and at the Harrison Yacht Club. Special thanks to the staff at both Logan Manor and Glenwood, the place Erika called home. Also thanks to Dr. Ralph Jones.