ALEXANDER, Charles Richard Dick Nov 27, 1934 Feb 8, 2013 Dick passed away after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by family and loved ones. He was born on November 27, 1934 to Charles F. and Madeline Ralston Alexander in Omaha, NE. He grew up in Blair, NE, graduating from Blair High School in 1952. Dick retired from Northwestern Bell (US West) after 30 years of service. In retirement he enjoyed traveling in his motor home and wintering in Arizona. Dick was was preceded in death by his parents and infant sister, Paula. He is survived by his devoted wife of almost 60 years, Shirley, and their six children: Cathy (Craig) and John of Omaha, Dick of Cedar Rapids, IA, Ann of Alamo, CA, Michael (Judi) of Great Falls, VA, and Lucy of Arlington, VA; sister, Patricia Walworth of Fountain Valley, CA; brothers: Frank (Marilyn) of Colorado Springs, CO, John (Hortensia) of Tehachapi, CA, Mick (Pat) of Oklahoma City, OK; brother-in-law, John Madden (Susan) of Denver, CO; sister-in-law, Lucy Buntain Comine (Larry) of Lincoln; grandchildren: Chris (Danielle), Colin (Christina), Catherine (fiancé, Greg), Kaila (fiancé, Kevin), Miles, Michael, Caite, Lucy, Amy, Jody (Hillary), Kelli, and Brooke; great-grandchildren: Charlie, Sam, and Caitlin. VISITATION begins Sunday, February 10 at 1pm, with family receiving friends 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel and VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. SERVICES Monday, February 11, 9:30am, West Center Chapel to St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church for MASS at 10am. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St. Cecilia Elementary School, St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, or the Visiting Nurse Association.
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