Joanne Alexander

1954 ~ 2021

Joanne Alexander, age 66, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021. She was preceded in death by her significant other, Dave Russell; brother, Bill Higgins. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Josh Alexander, Jessie Alexander; grandchildren, Olivia, Cayden and Tyler; brothers, Terry (Cathy) Higgins, Ed (Judy) Higgins, John (Karen) Higgins; sisters, Mare (Rudy) Kaltinger, Kathie (Steve) Berger, Patty (Mike) Molby; sister-in-law, Janeth Higgins; and many nieces and nephews. Joanne had a fun sense of humor, such a kind heart, and she loved people and loved serving others. She was the owner and operator of Cappuccino Jo’s. In lieu of memorial contributions, those who wish may make a contribution to an organization very dear to Joanne’s heart, COPD Foundation, at

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July 29, 2021 7:05pm

Aunt JoJo! You are already dearly missed! You always lit up the room with your wonderful sense of humor, contagious laughter and genuine love of everyone. Many wonderful memories growing up with you as a wonderful and loving auntie!

- Heather Deegan

July 28, 2021 10:27pm

My dear, sweet, and sometimes sassy momma. I love you so very much and I alway will. I’m so glad to have had so many good memories and laughs with you! You are forever in my heart. ♥️ ♥️ ♥️ ♥️ ♥️ ♥️

- Jessie Alexander

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