The flag will be at half-mast Thursday until 1:30 p.m. for Mary Alexander, a retired staff member from Dentistry (Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry). Alexander, 71, had 29 years of service at Western before retiring in 1998.
Alexander is survived by sister Beth Innes and brother Archie McEachern, five nieces and nephews (Rosemary, Judy Anne, Sharon, Dan and Janice), eight great nieces and nephews and one great-great nephew.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Van Heck Visitation Centre (3232 River St. Alvinston) on Thursday, Jan. 8 at 1:30 p.m. Interment to follow at Alvinston Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society.