|Birth: ||May 17, 1932|
|Death: ||Mar. 29, 2011|
CHELSEA - Barbara Louise (Blodgett) Alexander, 78, was surrounded by her family on the evening of March 29, 2011, when she peacefully went to be with her Lord. She was born May 17, 1932, at her family home on the Blodgett Road in Pittston. She was the daughter of H. Ellsworth and Mildred Blodgett. After graduating from Bridge Academy in 1951, she married her high school sweetheart, Leonard F. Alexander Jr., on Oct. 27, 1951. She worked at Gardiner Shoe Factory and the Augusta Mental Health Institute. After raising her family, she returned to work and retired from MaineGeneral Medical Center in 1997.
She was a member of the Pittston Historical Society, Maine Obsolete Automobile League, and St. Matthias' Church in Richmond.
Barb was predeceased by her parents; her sister, Doris Alexander, and her brothers, George and Clifton Blodgett.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years; her son, Leonard G. Alexander, of Chelsea; her daughter, Betty L. and husband Daniel Bailey of Farmingdale; son Edward I. and wife Catherine F. Alexander of Whitefield; grandson Douglas D. Bailey of Pittston; granddaughter Dr. Susan L. Bailey of Pittston; grandson Thomas E. Alexander of Whitefield; and granddaughter Lauren E. Alexander of Whitefield; her sister, Marie Bronn, of Chelsea; half brother Herbert E. and wife Maureen Blodgett of Randolph; half sister Debbie Blodgett of Connecticut; brother-in-law Phillip L. Alexander Sr. of Chelsea; brother-in-law Alan and wife Edith Alexander of Monmouth; sister-in-law Deidre Blodgett of Dresden; sister-in-law Norma "Tootie" Blodgett of Pittston; several nieces, nephews and friends.
A loving thank-you to niece Marion M. Alexander, niece Nettie-Mae Alexander, and nephew Phillip L. Alexander Jr., all of Chelsea.
Spring burial will occur at Oak Grove Cemetery. (Kennebec Journal 3/31/2011)
Leonard Frank Alexander (1926 - 2011)*
Oak Grove Cemetery
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Mar 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67694513