Elva Izetta Alexander

Elva Izetta Alexander

Beloved wife and mother, Elva passed peacefully at the age of 91 years old on October 19, 2011 in Lakewood, California. She was born in Modale, Iowa and moved to California in 1938 when she married Donald. Elva was a homemaker and dedicated mother. She is survived by her husband, Donald. Don and Elva were married 73 years. Elva is also survived by her 3 sons, Gary, Gayle, Val. She has 5 grandchildren, Michelle, Margret, Michael, Kathy and Ryan and 3 great-grandchildren, Sarah, Bradley and Sean. "This family has made my life full of love and lots of happiness - My life has been complete." A service to honor Elva will be held at Calvary Chapel Downey at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 28, 2011 in the Fellowship Hall. Calvary Chapel Downey is located at 12808 Woodruff Avenue, Downey, CA 90242. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Scripps Clinic and Research Council, P.O. Box 2669, La Jolla, California 92038-2669. Please sign the guestbook at
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Funeral Home

Luyben Dilday Mortuary - LONG BEACH
5161 ARBOR RD, CA -1106  Long Beach, CA 90808
562-425-6401

Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram on Oct. 26, 2011