Cover photo for Rosemary (Wells)  Alexander's Obituary
Rosemary (Wells)  Alexander Profile Photo
1948 Rosemary 2020

Rosemary (Wells) Alexander

June 2, 1948 — January 26, 2020

Rosemary Alexander age 71, of Holgate, died at the Defiance In-patient Hospice Center, Sunday night, January 26, 2020.

She was born June 2, 1948 to Raymond and Bessie Wells in Taylorville, WV.  On June 1, 1996, she married Thomas Alexander and he survives.  She retired from the Campbell Soup Company after several years.

Rosemary is survived by her children: Douglas “Leon” (Heather) Nash, Jr., Holgate, Esther (Douglas) Stuber, Napoleon and Michelle (Brent) Hesselschwardt, Defiance; step children: William (Angela) Alexander, Holgate, Jason Alexander, Holgate, Richard (Jaclyn) Alexander, Lacey, WA and Trisha (Brad) Helberg, Napoleon; grandchildren: MacKenzie Newberry, Jacob Stuber, Drew Stuber, Tyler Stuber, Ava Hesselschwardt, Tori Alexander, Izayah Martinez, Leon Alexander, Allison Alexander, Anthony Alexander, Tristan St. John and Travyn St. John; one great grandchild and siblings: Edward Russell, Connie Lawson, Judy Geckle, Thelma Donovan, Linda Skeens, Brenda Polson, Debra Evans and Becky Miller.  She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother David at age two.

There will be a celebration of her life on July 12, 2020 from 1-5:00 pm at Oberhaus Park, Napoleon.  Memorial contributions can be made to the Defiance In-patient Hospice Center.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rosemary (Wells) Alexander, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Family to do services at later date

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree