Alexander, Earl Patrick

Alexander, Earl Patrick

August 24, 1924 – May 17, 2016
Age 91 of St. Paul. Passed away surrounded by family on May 17, 2016. Preceded in death by mother Elizabeth Meyer Alexander Shetka, Son-in-law Wally Mason. Survived by wife of 70 years, Norma. Children: Linda (John) Lilja, Susan Mason, Anita (Loren) Stockton. Granchildren Christo-pher, Andrew, Katherine, Alexandra, Andrea, Jos-eph, Peter, Alexander, Lukas. Great-grandchild-ren: Gabriel, Delaney, Caden. Sister: Rosalie Loveland and many nieces and nephews. Celebration of Life Service is on Thur. May 26, 2016 at 11am with visitation at 10am held at St. Luke Lutheran Church 1807 Field Ave. St. Paul 55116. Internment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Earl was a WWII Marine Veteran of the 4th Division. He served in the Pacific, was a Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient. After the war he was a Master Plumber and owner of Alexander Plumbing Service. (Published in Pioneer Press on May 22, 2016)