Alexander Jardine
Wednesday
28
November

Visitation

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home
465 Spring Street
Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Wednesday
28
November

Committal Service with Military Honors

11:00 am
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
St. Columba Cemetery Chapel
465 Brown's Lane
Middletown, Rhode Island, United States
Wednesday
28
November

Burial

11:30 am
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
St. Columba Cemetery
465 Brown's Lane
Middletown, Rhode Island, United States

Obituary of Alexander Jardine

Alexander James Jardine, 94, of Middletown, Rhode Island, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018 in the Newport Hospital.

 

Alex was born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Charles Jardine and Agnes (Mitchell) Jardine on June 13, 1924. He went to high school at Tolman High School and then entered the Air Force during World War II.  He fought in the European Theater doing air reconnaissance and formulating maps for the allies. After the War, he attended Bryant University.  Alex worked as a Foreman for New England Telephone for 34 years. He enjoyed and excelled in golf.  Alex was a member of the Pawtucket Country Club and then the Wanumetonomy Golf and Country Club where he was a member for forty years and its’ secretary for fifteen years. Alex was a life member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.

 

He is survived by his wife of 46 years Barbara Ann (Cassese) Jardine of Middletown.  He leaves a son, James Jardine of Pawtucket, two grandchildren, Matthew Jardine and Christine Jardine Sleeper, and four great grandchildren. Also, he has one niece, Ann Christopher of South Kingston, and one nephew, Gordon Campbell of Florida.  He was the brother of the late Muriel Jardine ad Gladys Campbell.

 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the O’Neill Hayes Funeral Home, 465 Spring Street, Newport. A Committal service with Military Honors will follow at 11:00 am, St. Columba Cemetery Chapel, 465 Brown’s Lane, Middletown, RI.

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