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Emery Lee Alexander
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Birth: May 24, 1912
Burlington
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 1, 2001
Montrose (Susquehanna County)
Susquehanna County
Pennsylvania, USA

EMERY L. ALEXANDER, 88 FORMERLY OF Chestnut Street, Towanda, passed away Tuesday morning, May 1, 2001, at the Meadow view Senior Living Center, Montrose, Pa. Born May 23, 1912, in Burlington Township, he was a son of the late Amos W. and Margaret Barbara Rice Alexander. Emery attended school in Luthers Mills and in early years was employed by Harding Brothers in Elmira, NY On Nov. 7, 1942, he married the former Dorothy Montgomery at her parents' home in Towanda. Emery was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy Sea Bees Construction Battalion. Upon returning home he was employed by GTE Sylvania in Towanda for over 25 years until his retirement. Mr. and Mrs. Alexander spent their winter months at the Golf Lakes Mobile Estates in Bradenton, Fla. He was preceded in death by his wife. Dorothy, on April 6, 1999 Emery was a member of the Towanda First United Methodist Church and Sylvania Quarter Century Club and was a life member of the Towanda American Legion Post No. 42. Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Jerry SIVERS of RR 2 Montrose, Pa., and Sharon and Paul HORINKA of Reading, Pa.; a grandson and his wife, David M. and Jodi BLASCAK of Wysox; a grandson, Brian C. HORINKA of Reading; a granddaughter, Elizabeth R. HORINKA of Reading; two great-grandsons, Mitchell and Kyle BLASCAK; a brother, Robert Alexander of Melbourne, Fla.; three sisters, M. Lorma Alexander, who is a resident of the Bradford County Manor, West. Burlington, Ruby Larrabee of Palm Bay, Fla., and Eleanor Allen of Vero Beach, Fla.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. The funeral service will be held Sunday, May 5, 2001, at 10 A.M. at the Mary0tt-Bowen funeral Home, 217 York Ave., Towanda, with the Rev. Allen Hulslander, pastor of the First United Methodist Church, Towanda, officiating. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7 to 9 P.M. at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Towanda, with the American Legion Post No. 42 according full military honors. The family suggest that memorial contributions may be directed to the Golf Lakes Memorial fund, 5050 Fifth St. East, Bradenton, Fla. or to the Towanda Public Library, 
 
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 Parents:
  Amos W Alexander (1870 - 1951)
  Margaret Barbara Rice Alexander (1877 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Irene Montgomery Alexander (1918 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fred William Alexander (1899 - 1978)*
  Ralph Rice Alexander (1900 - 1991)*
  Ruby Beatrice Alexander Larrabee (1910 - 2005)*
  Emery Lee Alexander (1912 - 2001)
  Lorma Margaret Alexander (1917 - 2009)*
  Eleanor Louise Alexander Allen (1920 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Towanda
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Henry Beecher
Record added: May 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27231180
Emery Lee Alexander
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Emery Lee Alexander
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Emery Lee Alexander
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