James Alexander

James Alexander February 15, 1961 – November 3, 2012 James Alexander passed away on November 3, 2012, in Grand Junction, CO. He was 51 years old. He was born on February 15, 1961, in Grand Junction to Charles and Mary Alexander. James graduated high school in 1979. Then he attended the Denver Institute of Technology in 1980, where he obtained a certificate in Heating, Cooling & Refrigeration. James worked in San Antonio, TX, from 1982 - 1991 as a construction worker on high-rise hotels. He then returned to Colorado. In 1999, he started classes at Mesa State College, receiving an Associate Degree in Applied Science in 2006, specializing in Auto-Cad. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church and Ducks Unlimited. James enjoyed skiing, music, guitar, bowling, and Taekwondo. James leaves behind two sisters, Amy Alexander of Grand Junction, CO, and Connie Grotepas of Salt Lake City, UT; as well as his father, Charles Ray Alexander of Grand Junction, CO. A visitation for James will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Martin Mortuary between 6 - 8:00 p.m. A Memorial Service is planned for Friday, November 9, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. in the Mausoleum at Grand Junction Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Martin Mortuary
550 North Ave Grand Junction, CO 81501
(970) 243-1538

Published in The Daily Sentinel on Nov. 8, 2012