- February 26, 1946 - November 18, 2012
- Indianapolis, Indiana
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“Dear all: We were surprised and so saddened to learn of Tom's passing. Upon hearing the news, I found myself thinking back to a variety of our...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Greg and Jane Castanias - Oakton, VA
“May he be at peace with the Lord. I will miss the talks of family and politics we had recently and our times when we were young and celebrating the...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Roberts - Plainfield, IN
“What great memories I have of Tom. Tom, Bill Sims, Ron Bolen , and I car pooled to school during our Jr/Sr years. Tom was always Tom, usually late...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Chuck Haworth - Floyds Knobs, IN
“I'm saddened to hear of Tom's passing.
What a childhood friend ! He had the best backyard in all of Plainfield -
trees ,woods, a meandering creek. So...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ron Bolen - Houston, TX - friend
“Your family will be in my prayers.
I remember Tom as always bringing a smile to my face. He enjoyed making people laugh. He was so personable and...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Sharron Meade - Poplar Grove, IL
“Dear Alexander family,
It's always hard to lose a loved one and even more so at holiday time. Tom was one of the more "colorful" members of the...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Castleman Hylton - Plainfield, IN
“Tom ,,was a senior at Plainfield when I was a lonley ,,small little sophmore,,,Tom and Dave Burns watched out for ,,me ,,,Tom & Dave were good...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Gary Ward - Indianapolis, IN
“Dear Alexander Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - IN
Thomas "Tom" William Alexander of Indianapolis, died November 18, 2012. Tom is survived by his children John Alexander (Jill Gerwe), Abigail Alexander (Edward Draper) and Anne Skinner (Brian); step-daughter Katrine Mhedhbi (Mohammed); grandson Matthew Skinner; step-grandchildren Yasmine and Adam Mhedhbi; sister Nancy Bredemeier (Dave); niece Angie McLaughlin (Rob); nephew Steve Bredemeier (Pam); and great nieces and nephews Connor McLaughlin, Erin McLaughlin, Ethan Bredemeier, and Henry Bredemeier. He was preceded in death by his wife Karen Barlow Alexander.
A Celebration of Life Gathering and Reception will be held Saturday, November 24, 2012 from 12 Noon to 6 PM at the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge in the Maple Creek Cemetery, 408 Stafford Road, Plainfield, IN 46168.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, 60 East 56th Street, 8th floor, New York, NY 10022.
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