Our Staff

The licensed staff at Alexander Funeral Home, Inc. are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff to carry out to fulfill each family's individual needs.

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John S. Alexander
President/Funeral Director


Email: john@alexanderfh.net
Phone: 518-623-2065
Cell Phone: 518-744-2084

John is the son of Roxane and the late Dr. William Alexander with roots in the North Creek area.
He attended SUNY Canton College where he studied Mortuary Science. Upon graduation in 1979, John moved to Syracuse and began his employment with a local funeral home. He married Lisa Burrell in her hometown of Carthage, NY on July 25, 1981 and quickly expanded their family; in 1982 their first son, Jonathan, and in 1983 their second, David, was born.

John spent his childhood summers in North Creek, his father's hometown, and fell in love with the Adirondack Mountains at a very early age. 

In 1986 John and Lisa purchased the Baker Funeral Home, in Warrensburg and settled into their new home. In 1989 their first daughter, Ashley, was born, completing their family.
John seats on the Warrensburg Town Board and also serves as the Deputy Supervisor. He is also a private pilot and enjoys flying and volunteering his airtime for veterans of all ages in his 1941 Vultee BT-15, WWII trainer. 

Recently, John has been enjoying the newest members of the Alexander family, his grandsons, Ben, Max, and granddaughters, Piper and Nora.

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David H. Alexander
Licensed Funeral Director


Email: david@alexanderfh.net
Phone: 518-623-2065
Cell Phone: 518-232-8287

John and Lisa's son, Dave has successfully completed his mortuary studies and has become a full-fledged funeral director. The community likes his energetic and likable mannerism. He has become a valuable asset to our staff. 

In addition to being a funeral director, he cleans and restores cemetery monuments. 

He is also a private pilot and volunteer fireman with the Warrensburg Fire Co. 

Dave cherishes his daughter, Piper and loves time spent with her.

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Lisa M. Alexander
Secretary/Treasurer


Email: lisa@alexanderfh.net
Phone: 518-623-2065

Lisa met and started dating John Alexander while attending SUNY Canton College. In 1979, they moved to Syracuse where John began employment with a local funeral home.
In 1981, they married in her hometown of Carthage, NY on July 25, 1981 and quickly expanded their family; in 1982 their first son, Jonathan, was born, and in 1983 their second, David, was born. 
In 1986 they purchased the Baker Funeral Home, in Warrensburg, where Lisa has put her extraordinary talents in cosmetics to work. In 1989 their first daughter, Ashley, was born, completing their family. 
Lisa spends her days as a full-time grandma, caring for their grandsons, Ben, Max, and granddaughters, Piper and Nora.  

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Ashley M. Alexander
Office Manager


Phone: 518-623-2065

Ashley is the youngest of three children of John and Lisa, born in Glens Falls in 1989. She graduated from Warrensburg Central School and attended ACC. Ashley enjoyed over eight years working at TD Bank, honing her skills in customer service before joining the family funeral home staff. She will be marrying her longtime fiancĂ©, Aries Bolton in the spring of 2020. Together they have three wonderful children, Benjamin, Maximus and Nora.  

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