Margaret Irene Alexander

Margaret Irene Alexander, 89, widow of Donald L. Alexander Sr. of 149 Valley View Drive, Jersey Shore, went to be with the Lord and Savior on July 15, 2013.

Born in Baltimore, Md., on Nov. 6, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Frieda (Fischer) Stumpf.

Irene and Don were wed on May 30, 1944, in Baltimore, Md., and shared over 64 years of marriage together and for over twenty years were the owners of the former Alexander’s Flower Shop of Williamsport and Jersey Shore.

She was an active member of Crossroads Community Church, Jersey Shore, and a member of the Jersey Shore Garden Club.

A devoted wife and loving mom and MomMom, she is survived by a son, Donald L. Alexander Jr. (Karen) of Antes Forte; two daughters, Darleen E. Dunkelberger of Antes Forte and Christine A. Fink (Dennis) of Jersey Shore; seven grandchildren, Scott Alexander, Julie Alexander Davis, Bryan Dunkelberger, Sean Alexander, Suzanne Fink Phillips, Matthew Dunkelberger and Bethany Alexander Hartman; 19 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mildred Clifford of Knoxville, Tenn. and a brother, Carl Stumpf of Hancock, Md.

Along with her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Erma Harron and a son-in-law, Allen Dunkelberger.

The life celebration service will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Crossroads Community Church, 1454 S. State Route 44 Highway, Jersey Shore, PA 17740, with her Pastor and grandson, John H. Phillips Jr. officiating. A visitation will be held in the church from 9 to 11 a.m. Final interment will be held in Steam Valley Cemetery. If desired, memorials may be made in Irene’s name to Crossroads Community Church, c/o the Building Fund.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Wayne P. Urbine Funeral Home, Inc., 408 S. Main St., Jersey Shore, Pa. “Our Family … Serving Your Family”