ALEXANDER, William “Bill” James – Peacefully with his family by his side on July 19, 2019 at C.E.E Hospital-Continuing care, Petrolia, William James Alexander passed away at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Melba for 61 years. Loving father of Jim (Mary Ann) Alexander. Cherished grandfather of John, David and Gregory Alexander. Dear brother of Mary Armstrong and brother-in-law Norman (Charlene) Peters. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents William James (1993) and Alma Beatrice (1968) Alexander, brother-in-law’s Maxwell Armstrong, Clayton (Phyllis) Peters, and Maurice (Gwen) Peters. Bill was well-Known for his love of fiddle music, farming and hunting. He enjoyed playing for dances, anniversaries and various parties. In the summer months he enjoyed camping and jamming with his friends.
Family and friends will be received on Monday, July 22, 2019 from 5 to 8 pm at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm from the funeral home. Graveside service will follow at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Brigden United Church or C.E.E Hospital Foundation-Continuing Care.