Obituary: Gloria Jean (Ricks) Alexander (May 8, 1943 – Nov. 23, 2012)

By Submitted December 06, 2012 10:41 am

 Gloria Jean Alexander passed away on Friday, November 23, 2012, in Bellingham, Wash. She was 69, born May 8, 1943 in Monterey, Calif., to Morris “Dynamite” and Frances (Kagle) Ricks. Jean lived in Crescent City for 36 years after moving from Salinas, Calif. She moved to Lynden, Wash., in 2008, and was a member of North County Christ the King Church. She previously worked at Sutter Coast Hospital (known previously as Seaside Hospital) as a Pharmacy Technician, a job she loved. Her husband, Doyle N. Alexander, and her parents preceded her in death. 


She is survived by her daughters, Robin (Joseph) Stephens of Bellingham, Wash., Randi Little, of Crescent City, and Candi (Jason) Mouser of Lynden, Wash.; brother Donald (Cathy) Ricks of Rocky Ford, Colo.; sister Patricia Dewey of Pacific, Wash.; grandchildren Dustin Wells, Matthew Graham and Haleigh Mouser; and great-grandchildren Hunter Wells and CJ Wells. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Whatcom Hospice House, 2806 Douglas Ave., Bellingham, WA 98225. Services will be held Saturday, December 15, at 12 p.m., at the Elks Lodge, 359 H St., Crescent City. 

Please share memories online at Moles Farewell Tributes-Bellingham, Wash.

— Submitted by Family