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