Thelma B. Alexander, of Milford, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at Milford Center. She was 91.


Thelma B. Alexander, of Milford, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at Milford Center. She was 91.

Thelma was born in Forrester, Kan., daughter of the late Fred E. and Emma (Nichols) Burlingame.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family, crocheting and cooking.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Milford.

Thelma is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law:  Dora and Charles Gill of Milford and Sharon and Hank Scully of Oakridge, NJ; two granddaughters and their husbands: Dawn and Chris Kelley and Sherrie and Michael Wilkins; three great grandchildren:  Ethan Wilkins, Riley Kelley and Bridget Kelley; and a sister: Flora Briggs of Denver, Colo.

A funeral service was held Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 in the chapel of the First Baptist Church of Milford, Milford.  Burial will be in Slaughter Neck Cemetery, Milford.

Memorial contributions, in Thelma’s memory, may be made to the church.