by Ben Sworh
Marian Alexander's 90th
By Benjamin B. Sworh
April 25, 2010
marking the 90th birth anniversary of Marian Alexander was Sunday, April
18, 2010 held at the Parish Hall of St. Timothy Episcopal Church on E.
Thompson Road. The colorful and elaborate ceremony was attended by
relatives, friends and parishioners following the Sunday regular worship
service. Her birthday was on April 13, but the church decided to
celebrate it on the 18.
mother of one expressed thanks to friends, relatives and the church
for their appreciation and promised to always live her life for the
Almighty God. In a chat with this author, Marian said she will always
remember the kindness, caring and love shown by the church, adding, "I
am so grateful to God for everything you done for me." For
her part, the Vicar of the Church, Rev. Kirsteen Wilkins thanked God for
the opportunity afforded Marian to celebrate her 90th birth
anniversary and pray that He continue to bless and guard her.
Kirsteen then used the occasion to call on Christians to love and care
for one another. The occasion was celebrated with food, drinks.