Obituary of Edith V Alexander
Edith V Alexander of LaBelle, passed away at 97 years old on August 3, 2021 in Lehigh Acres , Florida. Hope Hospice House .
Edith was born on September 5,1923 Cleveland , Ohio to the late Richard and Mary (Brown )Hampson. . She worked at Sears and Roebuck in Elyria ,Ohio in the drapes and linens for many years before retiring and moving to Florida in 1978. She was of the Christian Faith. She was a member of Daniels Road Baptist church in Fort Myers . She also attended at Caloosa Baptist in Labelle. Edith was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother,and friend who will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved her. Edith was proceeded in death by her late husband Norman F Alexander (1-9-94) they were married for 54years . She was proceeded in death by her late sister Gladys Hampson, Her brothers William Hampson ,Emmett Hampson & Bert Hampson . She was also proceeded in death by Her step daughter Dorothy Alexander and Don Alexander of Florida . Proceeded in death her daughters Joyce Oates of Labelle & Joan Sickman of Ft Myers . She is also survived by her Niece Karen Mole of LaGrange , Ohio . Living children : Sons ..Richard Alexander of Benson ,North Carolina Norman Alexander and his wife Sandra Alexander of New Port Richy ,Florida. Roger W Alexander and Marsha Alexander of Labelle. David & Cindy Alexander of Labelle. She had 21 grandchildren. Rebecca Hargraves ,Cindy Patrick(deceased) , Michelle Alexander, Stephen Alexander , Michael Alexander ,John Orzech , RussellOrzech , Daron Orzech SR , Nathan Orzech . Keith Szczepanski , Terri Lynn Szczepanski , Darlene M Alaimo , Jackie Tahtinen , Roger W Alexander, Jeff F Alexander, Aaron G Alexander . Jennifer M Burdick & Edith A Fawley . Of course all the grandkids wives & hubby’s . Grandsons Nicholas , Logan & Shawn she has lived with the last 10 years . In Edith’s earlier years she assisted in raising Great granddaughter Natalie M Alexander ( Martin) . Edith also had 56 Great Grandkids & 33 Great Great Grandkids . She loved her family and was very proud of all her children and grands. Most remembered was Swamp Cabbage where she had family members from all different states over the last 40 + years visiting and partying with her.
Edith will be buried at Ft Denaud Cemetery along with her late husband. A celebration of Life will be-in February 2022 . In leau of flowers all donations can go to Hope Hospice & Lung Association.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edith Alexander, please visit Tribute Store