Jack Alexander, an investment consultant, died on May 28, 2021, in Stamford, CT. He was 92 years old. He was the managing partner of Alexander Associates until 1997 when he retired.
Mr. Alexander was the son of Elsie Robinson Alexander and Julius Alexander. He grew up in Woodmere, NY, but lived most of his life in Stamford, CT. His wife of 50 years, Charlotte Temerson Alexander predeceased him. Surviving him are his three sons, Moses, Julius, and Robert Alexander, their spouses, nine grandchildren, his sister Bette Alexander, and ladyfriend Shelia Schleir.
Jack Alexander was an avid sailor, cruising and racing with his family. He was a member of Halloween Yacht Club and three-time winner of the Stamford Mayor's Cup Race. He was HYC Yachtsman of the Year and received the HYC Sportsmanship award.
He raced the family boats, with the Breakwater Irregulars and received their Sportsmanship award. He was member of the Stamford Sail and Power Squadron and instructor in Advanced Piloting. Before moving to Stamford, he was commander of U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary in Atlantic Beach, NY and held a captains license from the U.S. Coast Guard.
Mr. Alexander was a former president of the Stamford Camera Club and an exhibitor in the Saloon Class. He was a member of the Stamford Amateur Radio Association and held the extra class license: K1UL. He was a member of the Connecticut Personal Computer User's Group and belonged to the Sound Cyclists Bicycle Club.
He graduated from Woodmere Academy in 1946 and from Lafayette College Class of 1950 and received a Master of Science in Business Administration from Columbia University in 1951. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in 1949.
Mr. Alexander was a member of Temple Sinai in Stamford and president of the Temple from 1972 to 1974 and president of the Brotherhood Men's Club from 1966 to 1967. He was a member of Temple Shalom in Norwalk.
Funeral service will be private at Beth David Cemetery in Elmont, NY. Donations may be directed to a charity of your choice
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Published by The Hour & Stamford Advocate on May 29, 2021.