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John Gus Alex

1931 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
John Gus Alex Obituary
John Gus Alex, 82, of Franklin, KS died 6:55pm Saturday February 1, 2014 at the Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, KS following an illness.
John was born September 24, 1931 in Pittsburg, KS the son of Gust A. and Augustina D. (Bozich) Alex. John was a lifelong resident of the area and attended area schools. John was a Veteran of the United States Air Force.
On July 1, 1955 John married Beverly Joan Collins in Pittsburg, KS; she survives at the home. John worked as an automotive mechanic most all his life including Scotty's Service Center, Dickey Clay and later M&M Motors in Girard, KS. John was a member of the Beulah Community Church; in his free time he enjoyed reading western books, old record music, watching football, dancing and visiting Branson, MO to watch Mickey Gilley.
Survivors include his children Deborah Kee of Mulberry, KS, John Alex of Franklin, KS, Phil Alex and wife Lisa of Pittsburg, KS and Mary Mansell of Pittsburg, KS; siblings Sheila Wilson of Pittsburg, KS, Harry Alex and wife Sandy of Skiatook, OK and Gus Alex of Oklahoma City, OK and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-
great grandchildren.
John was preceded in death by his parents, siblings Jim Alex, Nick Alex and Mary Anderson.
Memorial Services will be 2:00pm Saturday March 1, 2014 at the Beulah Community Church in Beulah, KS with Pastor Murray Balk officiating. Burial will follow a Beulah Cemetery in Beulah, KS. In lieu of flowers the family asks expressions of sympathy to be in the form of memorials to the Beulah Christian Church in Beulah, KS. E-mail condolences may be left at www.bathnaylor.com. Arrangements are by Bath-Naylor Funeral Home of Pittsburg, KS.
Published in Morning Sun on Feb. 4, 2014
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