Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Alexanders in:
 • Sunset Memorial Gardens
 • Des Moines
 • Polk County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Alice J. Porter Alexander
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 10, 1929
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 2012
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Alice J. Alexander, 83, died peacefully on November 26, 2012, at the Urbandale Health Care Center. Alice was born June 10, 1929, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Alfred and Maude Porter. She lived her entire life in Des Moines. She married Gordon Alexander, and worked for many years as a secretary in state government. Alice was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church.

She is survived by her son James (Kathy Byers), and many nieces and nephews and their families.

A visitation will be held 12:30 to 2:00 p.m., on Thursday, November 29, 2012, at Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th Street, Des Moines. The funeral will follow the visitation at 2:00 p.m., with burial at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Urbandale Health Care Activities Department.

Condolences may be expressed at: 
Family links: 
  Alfred H Porter (1875 - 1949)
  Maude Alice Solinger Porter (1884 - 1967)
  W Gordon Alexander (1925 - 2001)
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Williams/jacobs
Record added: Nov 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101388893
Alice J. <i>Porter</i> Alexander
Added by: Luci
Alice J. <i>Porter</i> Alexander
Added by: Load
Alice J. <i>Porter</i> Alexander
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Rose Ford
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

"Tears are sometimes an inappropriate response to death. When a life has been lived completely honestly, completely successfully, or just completely, the correct response to death's perfect punctuation mark is a smile." Julie Burchill
- Williams/jacobs
 Added: Nov. 28, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service