Neva L. West

Neva L. West, age 91, of Girard, and formerly of Erie, died Friday, February 15, 2013, at Pleasant Ridge Manor West. Born December 25, 1921, in Cranesville, she was the daughter of the late George and Opal Curtis McCumber. Neva retired from General Electric, in Erie, where she had worked for 20 years, in Building 18, as a crane operator. She also enjoyed doing crafts. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence M. West, in 1966; three brothers: Lyle McCumber, Victor McCumber, Robert Goddard; and a stepson-in-law, Patrick Mahoney. Neva is survived by a stepdaughter, Joyce Mahoney of Saegertown, Pa.; three step-grandchildren: Roberta and Melody Vickers and Erin Mahoney; six great-grandchildren, along with many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services will be private and have been entrusted to the Burton Funeral Home, 525 Main Street East, in Girard. Memorials may be made to the . Condolences may be made at

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Burton Funeral Homes and Crematory - Girard
525 Main Street East Girard, PA 16417
(814) 774-3603

Published in the Erie Times-News on Feb. 17, 2013