David Gordon Alden: 1944-2005 | CraigDailyPress.com

David Gordon Alden: 1944-2005

David Gordon Alden of Yulee, Fla., died May 13, 2005, in Jacksonville. He was 61.

Alden was born in Braintree, Mass., April 9, 1944, to Mary M. (Scott) and Gordon E. Ald-en.

Alden was the devoted husband of Janice (Smith) Alden of Yulee, Fla., married Nov. 16, 1963.

Alden is survived by his four children, David Jr. (Susan) of Kingsland, Ga., Suzanne (Lenny) Sanderson of Craig, Daniel (Natalie) of Jacksonville, Fla., and Amanda (Kevin) Graves of Jacksonville; grandchildren Seth, Miranda, Kenna, Peyton, Michaela, Nick, Alex, Taylor, Trevor and Lauren; siblings Mary Patricia (John) Shakliks of Cape Cod, Mass., Thomas (Diana) of Jacksonville, Virginia (Ted) Logan of Kinsman, Ohio, Gerald (Janice) of East Bridgewater, Mass., Daniel, and Therese Rogers of Brockton, Mass.; 19 nieces and nephews; and valued friends, associates at St. John’s Power Park, and neighbors in Yulee, FL; Craig, and East Bridgewater.

A memorial service was held at St. Augustine Road Baptist Church, 13233 St Augustine Rd., Jacksonville, May 18, 2005.

Alden’s love, friendship and guitar music will be missed by all, and Lord, who’ll fry the fish, roast the oysters and cook the big breakfasts?

Services are under the direction and care of Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home, Third Street at Ponte Vedra Boulevard; 904-249-1100.

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