|Birth: ||Oct. 27, 1949|
Goshen (Elkhart County)
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 2013|
October 28, 1949 - February 7, 2013
Lebanon, Indiana - James Alexander, 63, passed away Thursday February 7, 2013 in St. Vincent Seton Hospital due to complications from a stroke.
Jim was born October 28, 1949 in Goshen. On August 10, 1974 Jim married his high school sweetheart Diana Wasikowski. She survives, along with their children, who were his great source of pride and joy, son, Matthew Alexander of Raleigh, NC, daughter, Amanda Alexander of Lebanon, IN; his loving mother, Evelyn Durski of Goshen, brothers, Donald (Donna) Alexander of South Bend, Robert (Tina) Alexander of Wilsonville OR, sisters-in- law, Linda Pianstki of South Bend, and Marcia Mikolajewski of Mishawaka. James also leaves behind many wonderful nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Jim worked for the trucking industry for many years until he retired in 2000 from Morgan Drive-Away in Elkhart; he also was a parishioner of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lebanon, IN. Since his retirement he spent his days collecting, organizing, and cataloging every song ever recorded, working in his yard, attending sporting events especially races, Purdue games and Colts football. Jim also loved to travel, including an Alaskan Cruise last August. Jim also loved to dance and had a unique sense of humor. When Jim was greeted with, "Good to see you." His favorite response would be, "I'd rather be seen than viewed." Jim may be ‘seen' from 2:00pm to 8:00pm Monday, February 11, 2013 in ST. JOSEPH FUNERAL HOME, 824 S. Mayflower Rd. where a Rosary will be prayed at 4:30pm. A Mass of Christian
Burial will be celebrated in Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St Joseph Cemetery.
Saint Joseph Cemetery
St. Joseph County
Created by: Mike
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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