OBITUARY

Lindy Crawford Alexander

May 22, 1928April 10, 2017

Lindy Crawford Alexander, 88, a lifelong resident of Mt. Sidney, passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017. He was born on May 22, 1928 and was the son of the late John Robert and Edna Young Alexander. Lindy graduated from North River High School in 1947 and served in the US Army. He was a lifelong member of the Salem Lutheran Church and had been employed with C & P Telephone for 37 ½ years before retiring. Lindy enjoyed volunteering at Salem Lutheran Church and in the community for many people. He was devoted to his family and friends and was a devoted son to the Lord, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and an “Uncle Lindy” to everyone. On June 28, 1951 he married the former Sharon Wine, who survives. He is also survived by two daughters, Cheryl Burns and husband, Tommy, of Waynesboro, Lora Dury and husband, Bill, of Mt. Sidney; a son, Danny Alexander and wife, Linda, of Waynesboro; four grandchildren, Katie and Lucas Burns, Lindsay Combs and Nick Alexander; three great-grandchildren, Ben and Noah Alexander, and Makenna Crookshanks; one brother, Nelson Alexander; a special son, Mark Hall; his buddy and best friend, Ralph Mezzoni; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Frances Christian, Stanley, Joe, Paul, Edwin and Roscoe Alexander. The family will receive friends Monday, April 17, 2017 at Lindsey Funeral Home in Weyers Cave from 6:00-8:00 pm. Following a private burial a memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Salem Lutheran Church at 2:00 pm, with Pastor Derek Boggs officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Salem Lutheran Church, 417 Salem Church Rd., Mt. Sidney, VA 24467. The family would like to express their appreciation to the Hospice of the Shenandoah, Home Instead and private caregivers, as well as Community of Brightview/ Baldwin Park. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyweyerscave.com.

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, April 17, 2017

  • Memorial Service

    Tuesday, April 18, 2017

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Terry Perotti

April 17, 2017

I am so sorry to read this. He always spoke to Cass and I at church and made us feel welcome. I really wish we could have seen him one more time. Blessings to you all

Dauria Huffman

April 17, 2017

My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Lindy will be greatly missed. He was a blessing to all those who knew him

Candace Lamma

April 17, 2017

Dear Cheryl , Mrs. Alexander and family,
I am so sorry for the loss of a wonderful father and husband. I had the grand opportunity to have known him and will always treasure that relationship. He was always so full of life and fun. May God wrap his arms around you all at this time and in the weeks to come. My love, Candy

Darlene Shiffkett

April 15, 2017

So sorry for your loss Danny & Linda.

Linda Hodge

April 15, 2017

So sad to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to each one of you.

JoAnne Brewster

April 14, 2017

Linda and Danny, you are both in my thoughts.
JoAnne Brewster

Deb Huffman

April 12, 2017

My love and prayers go with you all. Lindy was one of a kind!

J

April 12, 2017

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

April 12, 2017

My condolences for your loss. May God bless the family with kindness and peace . 1Corinthians 1:3.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY