In memory of
Lewis E. West
West, Lewis E. Age 73, a resident of the Carillon Lakes of Crest Hill, IL and longtime of Naperville, Illinois, passed away peacefully into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Northwestern Memorial, Chicago, IL. He was born April 12, 1940 in Chicago, IL. Lewis is survived by his devoted wife of 50 years, Joanne (nee McDougall); his loving sons, Kevin (Cathy) West of Naperville, IL and Brian (Amy) West of Milwaukee, WI; his cherished grandchildren, Ryan, Michael, Patrick and Daniel West, Loren and Josie West; his dear brother, Leonard (Debbie) West of Edmonds, WA and sister, Louise (the late Michael) Heller of Hickory, NC; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. He was preceded in death by his mother, Helen West and his father, Merlin. Lewis proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was an avid fisherman and especially enjoyed his many trips to Star Lake, WI. He will be remembered fondly as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to the life of Lewis West, memorials to the Faith Bible Church, 1600 E. Schuster St, Joliet, IL 60433 would be greatly appreciated. Visitation will be Sunday, May 12, 3:00 until 7:00 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Plainfield. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, May 13, 10:00 AM at the funeral home chapel. Interment with military honors will follow at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. OVERMAN-JONES FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES 15219 S. Joliet Road (Corner of Rts. 59 & East 30) Plainfield, IL 60544 Info (815) 436 9221 or www.overmanjones.com
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