Edna Harrington passed peacefully into eternity on August 3, 2022 at the age of 93 after a short battle with pneumonia. Edna Evangeline Erickson was born on April 22, 1929 at home in rural Beltrami County near Solway, Minnesota to Albert and Helen (Heminger) Erickson. She attended Solway Public School through the 8th grade and graduated from Bemidji Public School in 1947. She attended Bemidji State Teacher’s College graduating in 1950. Edna taught 5th-6th grades from 1950-1952 in Gonvick, Minnesota.