Martha S. Alexander

Martha S. Alexander


Martha S. Alexander, 80, formerly of Albion, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Pleasant Ridge Manor.  She was born April 9, 1940 in Rochester, PA, a daughter of the late Charles and Catherine (Whippo) Mason.  Martha graduated high school, received her teaching degree from Geneva College and worked as an elementary school teacher.  She was a member of the Albion Church of the Nazarene where she taught Sunday School, and she volunteered at the Albion Senior Center.  Martha and her husband were foster parents for 10 years.  She enjoyed birdwatching, gardening, and in her later years she took up painting.  Martha was a strong Christian woman who believed in her faith, and she loved her family unconditionally.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Don Alexander, her sister Nila White, and brother-in-law Paul White.  She is survived by four children, Mark Alexander and his wife, Debbie, of Beaver Falls, PA, Daniel Alexander and his wife, Nicole, of Beaver Falls, PA, Carrie Anderson and her husband, Tracy, of Carlisle, OH, Brenna Alexander of Albion, a brother, Charles Mason Jr. and his wife, Kolene, of Conneautville, six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and a concern for everyone’s safety, services will be private by the family.  Martha will be laid to rest next to her husband in Albion Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1600 Peninsula Drive, #15, Erie, PA  16505.  The Mattera Funeral Home, 188 East State Street, Albion, is handling the funeral arrangements.  To light a memory candle or leave a condolence please visit 


Left by  “Beverly Henley” on 07/13/2020

So sorry for your loss. Martha was an amazing Christian woman. I enjoyed visiting with her at Pleasant Ridge. She will be missed.

Left by  “Sandy Henley” on 07/13/2020

I just learned today that Martha left to be with the Lord. I am so sorry for your loss. She meant the world to me. I am praying for the family during this difficult time.

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