Lyle "Bud" Alexander Jr., 81, Tolley, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, in a Minot hospital.
Lyle D. "Bud" Alexander Jr., was born Dec. 9, 1930, in Kenmare, to Lyall and Agnes (Lundgren) Alexander.
He married Carolyn J. Jensen on Nov. 19, 1954, at the Methodist Church in Norma. He was a lifelong farmer in the Tolley area.
Bud loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren very much and enjoyed the times spent with them. He also loved the many times spent deer hunting near the farm with his family.
Those who shared in his life: Wife, Carolyn, Mohall; children, Jon D. (Cindy) Alexander, Kim D. (Craig) Hanson, and Tom S. (Faye) Alexander, all of Tolley; grandchildren, Jennifer (Austin) Varty, Denise (Andy) Mau, and Renee (Lucas) Peterson; Erik (Justine) Hanson, Keith (Katie) Hanson, and Katy Hanson; David (Jennifer) Alexander and Robert (Krista) Alexander; 12 great-grandchildren and one on the way; and several nieces and nephews.
Bud was preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Dale Alexander.
At Bud's request a private family service will be held.
Burial: McKinney Cemetery, rural Tolley.
Memorials: Are preferred to the Tolley Ambulance, Tolley.
Those wishing to sign the online guest register or share memories of Bud may access the online
obituaries at (www.thompsonlarson.com).
(Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Kenmare)