Catherine “Kitty” Alexander (Hargrave), 90, of Columbus died Feb. 14, 2012. Born in New York City, she resided in Brooklyn most of her life before moving to Columbus in 1996.
A beautician by trade, Mrs. Alexander stopped working to raise her two daughters. At the age of 52, she began a career as a school aide, which lasted until her retirement at age 72.
Active at the Homestead community, she participated in the Senior Club, Knit Wits, Red Hats, and Bingo.
Predeceased by her husband, Artie, and a daughter, Lori Alexander Hardigan, she is survived by her daughter Ginny Chech and three grandsons.
Services were held Feb. 19 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241, memo line “Research.”