Erica Morgan, age 19, of Gibbon, passed away Friday, September 11, 2020, in Custer County as the result of an automobile accident. Funeral services were held Wednesday, September 16, at Faith United Church in Gibbon with the Reverend Mike Evans officiating. Interment followed at Riverside Cemetery in Gibbon.
Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation. Condolences may be shared online at www.osrfh. com. Services are entrusted to O’Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral and Cremation Services.
Erica Chris Morgan was born March 15, 2001, in Kearney, to Daren and Ida (Ropers) Morgan. She was raised in Gibbon and attend Gibbon High School, graduating with the class of 2019. Erica was currently attending Chadron State College where she was majoring in geology.
She enjoyed drawing, painting, and taking pictures of anything she found beautiful. Erica played the guitar and flute and had a love for all animals. She had a special bond with her cat Milo who also perished in the accident. Erica also enjoyed working at Freddy’s and the relationships she made there.
Left to cherish her memory are her parents, Daren and Ida Morgan, of Gibbon; siblings, Cory Morgan, of Kearney, Jody Morgan, of Kearney, and Diana Morgan, of Gibbon; grandparents, Charlie and Claudia Morgan, of North Loup; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family and friends.
Erica was preceded in death by her grandparents, Henry and Wanda Ropers.