Dorothy Carrick Alexander, 81, of Tempe, died Aug.19, 2005. Mrs. Alexander was born Aug. 18, 1924, in Phoenix.
She was a longtime summer resident of Kohl's Ranch.
She enjoyed traveling, spending time with her family and relaxing in their Kohl's Ranch mountain home. She was a member of Arizona Community Church and the Tempe Historical Society.
Mrs. Alexander is survived by her husband of 61 years, Fred; two daughters, Charlotte Alexander (Oscar) McSpadden and Kathleen Alexander; three granddaughters; seven great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25, at Arizona Community Church, 9325 S. Rural Road, Tempe.
Contributions can be made in Mrs. Alexander's name to Arizona Community Church.