Alexander, Melissa L. of Waldemar Ave. East Boston, suddenly passed away on Sunday, July 15th at the age of 44.
Melissa L. Alexander was born on April 8, 1974 to Raymond Nixon and Mary Alexander in Boston, Ma.
Devoted mother of Janaya Alexander, Kahlil, Khyrin and Koren McCarthy.
Cherished grandmother of Karina Melissa McCarthy, Prince Nyan and Melissa Denise Alexander-Jones.
Beloved wife of the late Richard Holder.
Dear sister of James Patterson, Sabrina Alleyne and her husband Levi, Robert Alexander and his wife Sherry, Edward Alexander and his wife Hazel, Zachary Roscoe and his wife Tanasha, Kenneth Alexander and his wife Candy, Michael Alexander and his wife Sylvia, Russell Alexander, Michael Alexander Jr., Marquis Alexander, Aletrus "Coco" Alexander and Olivia Mott.
Melissa is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relative and close friends, including Kevin and the McCarthy/Deane Families. She also leaves behind her precious cat Monkee whom she loved dearly.
Family and Friends will honor Melissa's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Friday July 20th from 10:00 A.M to 12:00 P.M (NOON). A funeral service in celebration of Melissa's life will be held following the visitation at 12:00 PM (Noon) in the funeral home. Melissa will be laid to rest at St. Michael's Cemetery 500 Canterbury St., Boston, MA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made via the above link to help the family with funeral expenses.