Alexander, Beatrice Elaine (Runnion) (February 9, 1902 - July 27, 1974)
Douglas Budget - August 1, 1974Beatrice Elaine Runnion Alexander passed away Saturday, July 27th, 1974 at the Converse County Memorial Hospital in Douglas, Mrs. Alexander was 72 years old at the time of her death.
Funeral Services for Beatrice will be held at the Stark-Lapham Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday the 30th of July 1974 Active Pallbearers include Hugh Alexander, Walter Tusch, Darvel Funk, Donald Alexander, Walter Lee Alexander and Bill Gentle.
Interment will be held in the Douglas Park Cemetery following services at Stark-Lapham. Rev. Clyde Thompson will be officiating.
Beatrice Elaine Alexander was born February 9th, 1902 at Ponca City, Oklahoma, Daughter of Ace Ellio and Jennie Elizabeth Runnion. As a young woman she came to Wyoming in January of 1922 from Roswell, New Mexico. She meant(sic) Joseph Pendleton Alexander in Douglas and in September of 1922 they were married.
Besides her husband, Joseph, Beatrice is survived by one daughter, Iris Alexander Ditzler of Seattle, Washington one son Warren Elliot Alexander of Great Falls, Montana. She is also survived by two brothers, Marvin Runnion of Durango, Colorado, Sill Runnion of Casper, Wyoming; one sister Dorothy Irvin of Denver, Colorado; also 7 grandchildren, 4 grandsons in Seattle, Washington and 3 grandsons in Great Falls, Montana.