Eric Wise

Eric Ashley Wise was born in Fairbury, Nebraska on April 26, 1950. He was the firstborn child of Jimmy D. Wise and Leatrice K. Johnson Wise. He died at his home in Fairbury on June 7, 2022 at the age of seventy-two.

Eric was educated in public schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Burnsville, Minnesota. He received a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Minnesota in 1973. In 1993 he earned a Master of Arts in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University.

Much of Eric’s professional life reflected his lifelong love of the arts. In the eighties and early nineties he worked in video, film, and television as a costumer....


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