Vanessa Alexander Obituary, Death – On Thursday, January 26, 2023, Vanessa Alexander, age 53, a resident of Come by Chance, Newfoundland, went away due to a tragic accident. Darlene Gale, her partner of nine years, will be remembered with affection and fondness by her. Her daughter Kayla (Andrew), her stepdaughters Autumn and Jasmine, her parents Herman and Isabel Lockyer, her sister Valerie and her brother Jason, her nephews Brendan and Cole, and her niece Brooke, as well as many other loved ones, including her fur baby Dixie.
The town of Whitbourne was Vanessa’s childhood home, and she received her training as a medical laboratory technologist there. She relocated to Stephenville in 1992 in order to pursue a career at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, and she eventually made the town her home. During her time in Stephenville, she gave birth to her daughter Kayla in 2001, met her partner in love and life, Darlene, in 2013, and grew a sizable group of close friends whom she referred to as her friends.
In the year 2020, Vanessa and Darlene made the move to Come by Chance to be closer to Vanessa’s parents, Herman and Isabel. She moved to the East Coast after accepting a new employment at the GB Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville and establishing herself in a nice life there.
The most important thing in Vanessa’s life was being a devoted mother. She cherished the time she spent with her daughter and stepdaughters, and she was looking forward to her anticipated new position as a grandmother with great enthusiasm. Vanessa’s life was centered around her family and friends, and she owed her ability to take pleasure in every moment of her life to the support she received from everyone who cared about her. She was quick with a joke, imaginative, and always found a way to make those around her feel appreciated while also making them laugh.