Alex Hermiston Death, Obituary – We are saddened to inform you that Alex Hermiston died away earlier today at the Cambusavie Unit of the Lawson Memorial Hospital. He was a patient here. We are keeping the family in the forefront of our thoughts and prayers as they go through this trying time.
She is survived by her mother, Alice Alexander; her sisters Angie Shepard (Todd) and Allison Alexander (Tom); her much-loved nephews Matt, Stephen, and Reese Shepard and niece Maressa (James) and children; her uncles Jim McCann and John McCann (Janice); Aunt Shirley; and several cousins; as well as her beloved cats, Nipsy and Ersa.
She is also survived by her mother, Alice Alexander; Additionally, she is leaving behind the cherished pets of her mother. On April 19, 1969, in Cheyenne, Wyoming, Alexis Alexander, the oldest of the three daughters, was the first child to be born to Alice and Dick Alexander.
She was given the name Alexis Alexander. It was there that she began her formal education and remained until she had finished the first few years of elementary school before relocating to Villisca, Iowa, with her family in the year 1977. Her father just started working at the local Good Samaritan Nursing Home as the facility’s new superintendent.