Marian Jean Alexander, a resident of Mercy Center, Dallas Died on November 4, 2019. The daughter of Martin and Carrie Mann Rau. she was born in Kingston, PA on July 8, 1921.
Jean was a Graduate of the former Forty Fort High School. Her family
then moved to Danville, where she resided until her marriage of 64
years to James I. Alexander. Thereafter, they lived in Wilkes-Barre,
Dallas and Shavertown. Jean was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Wilkes-Barre, past member of the Women's Association and a former Deacon. She was a member of what was then called the Dallas Women of Rotary.
She was preceded in death by her husband James, brother Malcolm
and sister Harriet. Surviving her is son Scott and his wife Lois of Sweet Valley, daughter Leslie Drayer and her husband Jan Drayer of Pasadena,
Md.,grandson Jonathan Drayer and his wife Natalie of Gainsville, VA
and their children Kennedy and Peyton, granddaughter Leah Drayer
and her partner Travis Greenleaf of Stoney Beach, MD and her
children Isaac, Isabelle and Ezekiel
Funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of The Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, 2940 Memorial highway, Dallas, Pa. Donations may be made to
Back Mountain Food Pantry care of 40 Knob Hill Road, Trucksville, PA 18708 or Wyoming Valley Children's Association 1133 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort 18704.
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