Nancy Louise “Bird” Alexander

Nancy Louise Alexander, known as “Bird,” died May 24 at her home in Southold. She was 61.

She had been a teacher in the Riverhead School District for many years.

The family will receive friends Saturday, May 28, from 1 to 6 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold.

Donations may be made to a scholarship fund in Ms. Alexander’s name at both Riverhead and Shelter Island schools. Information will be available at the funeral home.