Born in Mundare Alberta, Dad was proceeded by his brother Paul, Father Bill and his mother Mary.
Dad worked at various jobs including harvesting crops in Ontario, working on the highway to Seymour Mountain in Burnaby, and in the hospitality industry in Vancouver, Pouce Coupe, Courtenay and Sicamous.
He was married in 1950 to Mom. He enjoyed time with family, playing crib and canasta with his cousins and travelling.
Alex leaves his loving and dedicated family, wife, Irene, sons, Richard (Lorri) and Robert (Peggy); 6 grandchildren, Michael, Andrew, Stephen, Natalie, Kelsey and Monica; and one great granddaughter, Aubrey.
No service by his wishes, Cremation with arrangements in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your local food bank in care of his name.
On line condolences may be sent to Alex’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com