John "Jack" Alexander, World's Greatest, passed away peacefully after a long illness on Monday, December 16, 2013. Age 74. Beloved husband of Joy Alexander. Loving father of Jill, Brent and Craig Alexander. Father-in-law of Wendy Alexander. Grandfather of Brent Charles, Jack and Sam Alexander. Brother of Otis Alexander, Kathleen Bradley, Sharon Weiss, Mary Bonura and Olive Rosato. Preceded in death by his parents, Otis Boneface Alexander and Anna Bella Murphy Alexander, and his sibilings, Clare Juneau and Anna Langlois. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Family, friends and members of the St. John's Golf Club are invited to attend a Funeral Mass on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA. Visitation will begin at 9:00am. Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the National Parkinson Foundation at www.parkinson.org
or Attn: Gift Processing Center, P.O. Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018. Online condolences may be offered at www.gardenofmemoriesfuneralhome.com.