|Birth: ||Jul. 26, 1925|
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 2008|
Mary Ellen Alexander, 82 of Huntington died at 11:26 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2008 at the Parkview Huntington Hospital.
Mrs. Alexander was a Registered Nurse for over forty years working at the Huntington Hospital, St. John's Hospital in Anderson from 1948 - 1955 & 1963 – 1967, she had served as the Director of Nursing for the Rolling Hills and Turtle Creek Nursing Homes and then worked for St. John's Medical Center retiring in 1988. She was a 1943 graduate of Huntington High School and a 1947 graduate of the St. John's Hilkey Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.
She was born on July 26, 1925 in Huntington, a daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Catherine Ann (Haneline) Stallsmith. She was united in marriage to Wilbur "Bud" Alexander on August 16, 1951 in Muncie, IN. He preceded her in death September 28, 2005.
Survivors include a daughter: Ann Alexander of Huntington, a son: Tom Alexander of Huntington, a grandson: Craig Alexander of Aurora, IL, a granddaughter: Marla Alexander of Bloomington, IN and two great grandsons: Grant and Hudson Alexander. She was preceded in death by two brothers: Everest and Harry Stallsmith, 4 sisters: Naomi Hurdle, Helen Long, June Odier and Blanch Clemons.
Visitation will be held on Friday, March 14, 2008 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana. There will be no services.
Preferred Memorials are to the Millers Merry Manor Nursing Home in Huntington in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.
Benjamin Franklin Stallsmith (1887 - 1954)
Catherine Haneline Stallsmith (1888 - 1953)
Wilbur Alexander (1925 - 2005)
Ann Alexander (1952 - 2009)*
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