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Reed Alexander
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1917
Sanborn
O'Brien County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 2006
Dell Rapids
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA

Reed was born September 22, 1917 to parents Clyde and Faith (Gray) Alexander near Sanborn, Iowa. He moved with his parents to South Dakota when he was a few months old.

He attended school in Sioux Falls. After his education he lived with his brother during the dry years. He then worked for a diary and then at John Morrell and Company. He then did custom trucking for over 40 years and retired from Mobil Oil Company as a transport driver.

Reed married LeMoyne Kelsey September 6, 1941 in Sioux Falls. They lived in Sioux Falls until moving to a farm southwest of Chester in 1970. LeMoyne died August 19, 2000. Reed moved to Dell Rapids in 2002.

Grateful for having shared his life are his sister, Alice Anderson, Chester; six nieces and a nephew; a special friend Johanna Van Heerde, Colton; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and a sister Ferne and a half brother, Vernon. 
 
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 Parents:
  Clyde E. Alexander (1885 - 1958)
  Faith T. Gray Alexander (1879 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  LeMoyne Jean Kelsey Alexander (1920 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  Vernon Gray St John (1903 - 1968)**
  Alice Alexander Anderson (1915 - 2012)*
  Reed Alexander (1917 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Dell Rapids Cemetery
Dell Rapids
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: 4-36-2
 
Created by: RTerry
Record added: Jun 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14758518
Reed Alexander
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Reed Alexander
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Reed Alexander
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