West, Bert H. Jr.
Bert West Jr. passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the home of his son in Bourbon, MO at the age of 81. Bert was born October 1, 1930 in Leasburg, MO to the late Bert Harold and Bertha Edith Bryan West Sr. He was married to Effie Maxine Brewer she preceded him in death July 6, 2006. Bert lived in Sullivan before moving to Bourbon.
Bert was very proud of his service to his country serving in the United States Air Force for twenty years encompassing the Korean War. After retiring from the Air Force he worked for 17 years at Pea Ridge retiring from there in 1992. Bert was an avid outdoorsman, he loved fishing and hunting and just being in nature.
Mr. West is survived by his Son Steve and wife Sherry West of Bourbon, two daughters; Cynthia and husband Scott Kesler and Suzette and husband Dwayne Brown both of Sullivan. Three brothers; Roy E. West of Las Vegas, NV, John C. West of Belin, NM and Ronald E. West of Sullivan, four sisters; Edith Lorene Protte of Bourbon, Shirley Lavell Hedrick of Bixby, Gladys Jean Thompson of Potosi and Harriot June Peters of Sullivan, seven grandchildren; Anthony and Chris Schatzl, Kurtis Kesler, Kyle Brown, Natosha West, Justin and Shane Bunton as well as seven great-grandchildren.
Bert was preceded in Death by his parents, his wife a daughter Beverly Schatzl and two brothers; Fred David and George Edward Halbert.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:00 noon
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