Fronia Alexander, 83, of Kettering, Ohio, born to Stedman and Felicia (Schneck) Alexander on May 21, 1938, in New Harmony, Indiana, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 in Kettering, Ohio.
Growing up in New Harmony, Indiana, she proved her intelligence by twice participating in the National Spelling Bee. She graduated from Robb Township High School and Purdue University. She was appointed Senior Dietician after receiving her Master's Degree from the University of Cincinnati. As a dietician, Fronia was part of Miami Valley Hospital's medical team for 39 years, also teaching medical residents nutrition classes. She enjoyed being part of her ski club, and loved her M and M group.
Surviving are her sister: Nancy Gardella; sister in law: Emaline (Reimann) Alexander; many nieces and nephews and a good friend: John Goubeaux.
Preceding her in death were her parents; sister: Betty Anne Alexander and a brother: Jerry Tom Alexander.
Services will be held at 12 p.m. Eastern time, Friday, October 15, 2021 at Newcomer-Kettering Chapel 3940 Kettering Blvd., Kettering, Ohio. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time.
Local services will be held 11 a.m. Central time, Saturday, October 16, 2021 at the Werry Funeral Home in Poseyville, Indiana with burial to follow in the Stewartsville Cemetery in Stewartsville, Indiana. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Leukemia And Lymphoma Society
, Donor Services, PO Box 22324, New York, NY 10087.
Published by Werry Funeral Homes, Inc. - New Harmony on Oct. 13, 2021.