Passed away peacefully at Extendicare, West End Villa in Ottawa, Saturday November 24, 2018. Courtney Alexander of Arnprior at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Joanne (James). Loving father of Derek Alexander of B.C. and Tara Chavez (Jefte) of North Vancouver. Cherished “Grandpa” of Sophia and Elissa. Survived by his foster parents Laurie and Mona Mckechnie and sister Donna Kennedy (Ellard), brother Dale McKechnie, all of Quyon and brother Chris McKechnie of Toronto. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Vera (Huckabone) Alexander. Courtney was a devoted father, dedicated to his career and supportive of his community. He was a member of the Lions Club and was a McNab-Braeside Volunteer Firefighter. In his spare time, he enjoyed coaching Arnprior House League Hockey. He was also a Production Planner at Sandvik and worked at Boeing Canada. He will be missed by his family, friends and all that knew him. Arrangements by the Boyce Funeral Home Ltd., 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior. Visitation will be held Wednesday November 28 from 11:00 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Memorial Service will follow in the Boyce Chapel at 1:30 p.m. In memory of Courtney, a donation may be made to Diabetes Canada and would be appreciated.