F. West, Sr., 86, of Elmcroft of Lewisburg, PA and formerly of 65 Bennett
Street, Danville, PA passed away Friday, March 22, 2013 at Buffalo Valley
Lutheran Village, Lewisburg, PA. He was born March 3, 1927 in Danville, PA,
the son of the late Walter O. and Sarah A. Eckart West, Sr.
attended Danville Area Schools and served as a Seaman First Class in the
was employed as a supervisor with Boyd Kline Construction in Bloomsburg, PA.
enjoyed gardening and was an avid motorcyclist.
is survived by his wife of 63 years, Sara L. Reibsome West, whom he married
September 27, 1949. He is also survived by two sons; Donald F. “Rusty” West,
Jr. and his wife Mary, of Augusta, Georgia and Keith A. West of Danville,
PA. Donald is survived by five grandchildren and numerous
great-grandchildren. He is also survived by three brothers, Walter West of
Buffalo, New York, Robert West of East Hanover, New Jersey, and Dale West of
New Columbia, PA and two sisters; Eleanor Chervanik of Sunbury, PA, and
Dorothy Roup of Danville, PA.
was preceded in death by three brothers; William, Charles and George West
and two sisters; Mae Hackenburg and Marjorie Chappell. Also surviving are
nieces and nephews.
friends are invited to attend funeral services, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at
2:00 PM from the Visneski Funeral Home, Inc., 10 West Mahoning Street,
Danville, PA 17821 with the Reverend David J. Mouw officiating. Burial will
follow in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville, PA. Friends will be received
from 1:00 PM until time of service. www.visneski.com