Elsie Oswald Alexander

November 11, 1917October 13, 2012

Elsie Alexander, nee Oswald, age 94, beloved wife of the late Albert, devoted mother of Lynnette (Robert) Heglund, Allan (Joan) and the late Glenn Alexander; loving grandmother of 9; great grandmother of 11; dear sister of Pauline; preceded in death by sisters, Louise, Frieda, Theresa and Anne; and also preceded in death by brothers, Michael, Joseph and John; Fond Aunt of many. Visitation Tuesday,October 16, 2012 from 3-9pm, at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 5015 Lincoln Ave. (On Rt. 53, ½ Mile South Of Ogden Ave.), Lisle, IL., where Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 10:30 am. Interment St. Casimir Cemetery, Chicago,IL. In lieu of flowers: Charity of your choice. For more information, call the funeral home at (630)964-9392.



  • Visitation Tuesday, October 16, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, October 17, 2012


  • Interment

Elsie Oswald Alexander

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October 25, 2012

Aunt Elsie..I'll miss you. Even though we hadn't see each other in so many years, I have VERY fond memories of visiting you with my Pops (Your brother, John Oswald), when I was very young. God Bless you for your kindness. Look over us prayers to your family..

Arlene Shillis

October 16, 2012

I was sadden to hear of Elsie's passing and to you the family I send my deepest sympathy and sarrow.

Those we love don't go away,
They walk with us every day,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, will be missed and always very dear.

Rest in Peace.

October 15, 2012

Wish we all could come into town for this. Have very many happy memories of Grandma, spending the night at her house, playing bunko, old maid, and go fish. We will all miss you terribly!!
Jim, Renee, Bryan and Jason Alexander

Ellie Wymore

October 15, 2012

Dear Lynnette & family, Heather has told me about the death of your mother, Elsie and how special she was. Please know you are in my prayers & and have my deepest sympathies.

Heather & Amareah Alexander-Anderson

October 15, 2012

Grandma Elsie, I love you and miss you. I'm so sorry you didn't get a chance to meet your new great-grandaughter but I will teach her to love your blessed memory. We will love you for ever.

October 15, 2012

We love you grandma and will miss you. We had many good times with you. We will cherish the wonderful memories that we have.

Jim, Cathy & Ryan Clark

October 15, 2012

You will be missed "Grandma" Elsie. We loved getting together with you; you were always a lot of fun and treated us as if we were real family.
Dan, Jill, Missy, Tim, and Theresa Kraiss

October 15, 2012

RIP Elsie. You are loved very much. You are missed very much. You are now safe in the arms of Jesus with your son Glenn. Diane xo

October 15, 2012

We love you Grandma Elsie. We will see you over on the other side some day. Miriam, Heather and Aaron.

October 14, 2012

RIP Elsie. You are loved very much. You are missed very much. You are safe in the arms of Jesus with your son Glenn. Diane xo