Virginia Alexander



A woman with big dreams and huge accomplishments passed away peacefully on May 19, 2011 in the presence of her family in their loving home in Front Royal, VA. She was the dear grandmother of C. Grace Alexander; beloved mother of Lyle A. Alexander, and loving mother-in-law of Mindy Alexander. Born on June 9, 1928 in Pleasantville, NJ, she was a botanist, an authority on the Weimaraner breed, and the author of Weimaraner Ways. She lived life fully and loved deeply. She is also survived by her sister, Jane French. Touch a life and give to a charity of your choice. A Life Celebration will be held on a future date. Online condolences may be expressed at [email protected]. Arrangements were made by Turner-Robertshaw Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

Turner Robertshaw Funeral Home
1200 N Shenandoah Ave Front Royal, VA 22630
(540) 635-4186

Published in The Washington Post on May 22, 2011