Alecksander Arefaine, born on February 25th 1985, in Asmara, Eritrea, passed away of a heart condition on July 16, 2020.
Predeceased by his father, the late Ato Arefaine Ghebrezgher, and his martyr brother, Bereket Arefine, Alexander was loved so much by his parents, siblings, friends, colleagues and the community at large. He was a loving, caring and dedicated father, son, brother, friend, relative, and amazing human being. He is survived and dearly missed by his two beautiful daughters, Hulda Aleksander and Linda Alecksander, his mother Ethiopia Ghebremeskel and siblings, Tedros Arefaine, Hedas Arefaine, Tirhas Arefaine, Futsum Arefaine, Ermias Arefaine, Angesom Arefaine, and Freweyni Arefaine. He was the youngest of all.
Alecksander was a very talented and aspiring artist and model. His love and passion for art earned him a lot of recognition in Eritrea and abroad. As part of his amazing professional career in art, Alexander also won awards for dance in china which led him into a career in modeling and fashion. The news of his death has hit so many people, including his Eritrean Artist and musician colleagues and friends. He had so much to look forward to and offer. His daughters, mom and his siblings are very grateful to the outpouring of support, prayer and love as they struggle to cope with his untimely death.