Alexander, Robert Ernest Robert Ernest Alexander passed away on Christmas Day, he was 72 years old. Born in Dallas, TX on May 17, 1940, he was the eldest of four children. His lifelong passion for learning was inspired by his teachers while attending Jesuit High School after which he studied at Georgetown University and graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana with a degree in Philosophy. He returned to Texas to study law at the University of Texas at Austin. After practicing law for many years he went on to teach, open the Stoneleigh P. restaurant, own several businesses and had a rewarding career in writing and business communications. He is survived by his wife Suzanne, his mother Vincelee, his children Collin, Hugh, Tiernan, and Rob, his sister Elizabeth, his brother Lee, and his grandchildren Nick, Dylan, Valentina, and Maxima. His loss will be felt by his many family members and friends who share his passion for cooking, talking, reading, and all of life. He will always be remembered. Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 28, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Monica Catholic Church, 9933 Midway Drive, Dallas, TX 75220.
Published in Dallas Morning News from Dec. 27 to Dec. 28, 2012