Charles Alexander, 95

Charles E. Alexander, 95, Warren, passed away at 4:15 a.m. on Friday, June 27, at Heritage Pointe in Warren. He was born on Friday, Aug. 9, 1918, in Huntington.

Mr. Alexander graduated Monument City High School in 1936. He married Maxine Paul on Sunday, Sept. 13, 1942. Charles served in the Army from 1942-1945. He worked for Huntington Co. School Corp. for 29 yrs and 11 months as Head of Buildings & Grounds. He then spent four months in Maryland working for Church World Service in construction. Charles was a member of the Huntington Church of the Brethren. He loved to fish. He also loved to make things and to fix things for people in Heritage Pointe.

He is survived by one daughter, Sara (Steve) Wigman, Brownsburg; two grandsons, Nicholas Allen, News Orleans, La. and Samuel Wigman; and one granddaughter, Hayley Wigman. He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine; his father, Istria Innis Alexander; his mother, Emma (Campbell) Alexander; a son, John Alexander; a daughter, Martha Kay Williams; and several brothers and sisters.

A graveside service to celebrate Charles life will be at Lancaster Cemetery, 4694 S 300 W Huntington, at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, with the Pastor Robert Miller officiating.

Preferred memorials to: Northview Church of the Brethren

Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren.

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Posted on 2014 Jun 30