WEST, ROY LEE, of Cameron, WV, died January 15, 2018, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.
He was born May 2, 1934, in Marshall County, WV, a son of the late Edward Riley and Julia Ann Wetzel West.
Mr. West was retired from 17 years at Ohio Valley Medical Center, and over 20 years at Allied Chemical/Olin Corporation. He enjoyed hunting on his farm, planting his garden and fishing in his spare time. He was a member and elder of the Wolf Run Presbyterian Church, Cameron, WV.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters and six brothers: Lily (Alan) Perkins; Juanita (Sam) Hill; Judith K West; Jack (Evelyn); Bill (Dorothy); Tom (Maxine); John; Jim (Phyllis), and Dick (Phyllis) West.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Rexine E (Shook) West; three children: Sharon (Richard J.) DaRe of Lansing, OH; Perry (Donna) West of Moundsville, WV; and Shelly (Bryan) Buzzard of Piedmont, OH; and two grandchildren: Logan Buzzard and Amanda (Drew) Blake; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, January 17, from 1 to 6 p.m., and again on Thursday,
January 18, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Service at 11 a.m., at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, WV with Pastor Cindy Foster officiating.
Interment will follow at Wolf Run Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wolf Run Presbyterian Church, c/o 502 Dunn’s Drive, Cameron, WV 26033.
Online, condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyerfuneralhome.com.
Perry we are sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Sorry for your loss. May the family find peace and comfort through prayerful reliance on “the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” He invites you all to throw your burdens on him and he will sustain you in your time of grief, because he cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7; 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4.
RIP Roy. I miss the good days at the OVMC.
Sharon, Shelly, Perry, Rexine and family: my love to you all. My prayers and thoughts will be with you throughout the coming days as you grieve this loss. Roy Lee was a wonderful guy. I feel blessed to have known him.
Perry, I’m sorry for your loss buddy, prayers for you and your family
Shelly and family I’m so sorry for your loss. I have so many good memories of your dad. I’ll always remember that little crooked smile and chuckle he’d give us when he knew we were up to something! He was always so kind calm and humble. I will miss him!
Perry, we are so sorry to hear about your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with You ,Donna and the rest of your Family.
So sorry for your loss Shelly my prayers are with you and your family
We are so very sorry for your loss. We sat behind your dad, in church, for many years. Always enjoyed talking to him and Rexine after services. Nice folks. Our heartfelt sympathy and hugs to Sharon, Amanda, Shelly, and the rest of the family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Shelly, I’m so very sorry for your loss. I only met your dad the one time, but he seemed like a sweetie. I’ll keep you in my prayers.