Erik Norris Panther, 56, passed away at his home on Thursday, March 2, 2023 after several years of failing health. He was born on November 14, 1966 in Frankfurt, Germany to the late Peter Michael Panther, Sr. and the late Erika Wagner Panther who passed away on the same day.
Erik was a Civil Engineer with the state of North Carolina. He was a US Army veteran, he enjoyed soccer and was an avid UNC Tar Heel fan.
Survivors include a brother, Peter Michael Panther, Jr.; a niece, Tia Panther; great niece, Mackenzie Panther; and uncles, Hub Panther and wife Linda, John Panther and wife Pat. Erik was preceded in death by his parents.
The family is planning a private memorial service at a later date.