Robert "Rob" West

Born: Fri., Jun. 8, 1962
Died: Thu., Jul. 13, 2017


1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sun., Jul. 16, 2017
Location: Bope-Thomas Funeral Home

Graveside Service

1:30 PM Mon., Jul. 17, 2017
Location: Cedar Hill Cemetery

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Robert E. “Rob” West, Jr., 55, of Glenford, died suddenly on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at his work due to a brief illness.
Rob was born June 8, 1962 in Columbus, the son of Phyllis West Parsons and the late Robert E. West, Sr.
He was raised in Glenford and was a 1981 graduate of Sheridan High School. He was well known for being a great athlete, but better known for being a great and loving husband, father and papal. His grandkids were his life. Rob was always a busy man running to football games, softball games and any other sports the grandkids participated in. If he ever had spare time, he loved to golf and ride his tractor around doing yard work.
In addition to his mother, Rob leaves behind his wife of 19 years, Stacy (Hill) West; his five daughters, Alicia West, Kenna West (Orrin Kunkler), Lindsey (Scott) Everhart, Roxanne (Jay) Smith and Amber Smith; eight grandchildren, Gavin Kirch, Landon Rodgers, Blaze Everhart, Laken Wilson, Blane Everhart, Zoa Dixon, Keira Shipley and Briar Kunkler; his mother-in-law, Arlene Hill; two brothers, Christopher (Beth) West and Joseph (Cynthia) West; one sister, Wendy (Sandra) West; brother-in-law, Scott (Sharon) Hill; seven nieces and nephews, Carrie West, Steven West, Hannah West, Olivia West, Isaac Hill, Georgia West and Erin West.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Tom Hill; and his best buddy/grandson, Karter Smith.
Friends may call from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, July 16, 2017 at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, July 17, 2017 at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Brownsville with the Rev. Karen Walters officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Perry County Cancer Alliance, P.O. Box 724, New Lexington, Ohio 43764 in loving memory of Karter Smith, Robert E. West, Sr. and Tom Hill.

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Mae Parton
   Posted Fri July 14, 2017
I really wish I could be there. you are all in my prayers. I am sending hugs and love to all of you.
Aunt Mae

Martha & John Rusler
   Posted Fri July 14, 2017
Our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Rob. Our thoughts and prayers are with you through one of life's most difficult times.

Bev Cross Mascari
   Posted Sat July 15, 2017
West family, my deepest sympathies for your loss. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Lana n Ed Chandler
   Posted Sat July 15, 2017
Please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss of Rob he will be dearly missed.. a Great person . Love and sending prayers

Sandy Neff
   Posted Sat July 15, 2017
West family, my deepest sympathy, my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Sandy neff

Cathy Brown Jenkins
   Posted Sat July 15, 2017
My deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to the family.

Michael Reichley
   Posted Sat July 15, 2017
Prayers & Condolences to you, your family, & friends who knew Rob, you, & your family, Stacy. So Sorry to hear of Rob's sudden passing! God bless you & your family, Stacy!

Andy Steinman
   Posted Mon July 17, 2017
So sorry to hear of Robs passing. The family of Rob West will be in our thoughts and prayers! I worked and golfed with Rob for many years. RIH!

Dave & Crystal Huff
   Posted Mon July 17, 2017
Dear Stacy & Family,
Heartfelt sympathy to you and yours on this hardest day.
May God grant you continued strength with the upcoming days ahead.
You are in our hearts with thoughts and love.....

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