Eloise T. Alexander
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Eloise T. (Hoefling) Alexander, 93, passed away at Golden Living Center, Brentwood, on Monday, December 2, 2013.
Eloise was born on March 5, 1920 to the late Frederick and Tillie (Lutterbach) Hoefling. She attended both Reitz and Central, and graduated in the class of 1938 from Central High School.
After high school she met her future husband, Jack, and while they were dating WWII started. During the war Jack served in the U.S. Army Air Corps and Eloise worked at Servel, Inc. as an inspector of shells the company made for the war effort.
After the war she continued to work for Servel in the data processing department and she and Jack were married on July 20, 1946. A few years later she left Servel so that she and Jack could start a family. After her children were raised she went to work at Welborn Baptist Hospital where she worked until she retired.
Both Eloise and her husband, Jack, were charter members of Good Shepard Catholic Church.
Eloise is survived by her sons, Tim and Greg Alexander; daughter, Jill Gonterman (Richard), all of Evansville; grandchildren, Ryan Gonterman (Jackie), Rhett Gonterman (Amanda), Jeralyn Beach (Robert); four great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Eloise was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 56 years, Jack P. Alexander, in 2003; daughter-in-law, Michelle Alexander (Shourds) in 1999; and sister, Lavern Sims 2013.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Golden Living Center Brentwood and to Dr. Gregory Toothman for their friendship and compassionate care.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday, December 9, 2013 at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel and on Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. at Good Shepherd Catholic Church with Funeral Mass following at 10 a.m.
See full obit at www.ziemerfuneralhome.com
ZIEMER FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL
800 S HEBRON AVE EVANSVILLE, AL 47714-4075
Published in Courier Press from Dec. 8 to Dec. 9, 2013