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Alexis Dee Becker Chandler
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1947
Clackamas County
Oregon, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 2009

Alexis Dee Becker Chandler, beloved wife of Dale Chandler; loving mother of Ryan Chandler, Kirstin Doughty and Sheryl Lane; and grandmother of Andrew and Jake Doughty, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2009, after a long and courageous battle against breast cancer. She died peacefully at home, surrounded by her loved ones. Alexis is also survived by her father, Emil Becker; and her sister, Sharon Coursey. She was born on Feb. 25, 1947, in Milwaukie and was a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest. She was a descendent of the Oregon pioneer, Lindsay Applegate. Alexis graduated from Milwaukie High School in 1965 and the University of Oregon in 1969. She married her college sweetheart, Dale Chandler, on Aug. 16, 1969. Alexis was a former high school history and German teacher and recently retired from Microsoft, where she worked for several years as an executive assistant. Her favorite job though was being a grandma. Her love of travel, music, dance and art brought joy to the entire family. She lived life to the fullest and left behind a strong legacy of family, love and faith. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2009, in Faith United Methodist Church Issaquah, Wash. Interment will be at Haven of Rest in Gig Harbor at 12 p.m. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, remembrances be made in honor of Alexis to Young Life, Sky Valley, P.O. Box 386, Duvall, WA 98019-0386 or online at or to the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life online at under Alexis Chandler and Family.

Published in The Oregonian on 4/7/2009
Haven of Rest Cemetery
Gig Harbor
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Created by: Douglas Kirk Sorensen
Record added: Apr 07, 2009
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Alexis Dee <i>Becker</i> Chandler
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Alexis Dee <i>Becker</i> Chandler
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Rest in peace Alexis
- Douglas Kirk Sorensen
 Added: Apr. 7, 2009

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