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Lillie Alice West

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Lillie Alice West Obituary
Lillie Alice West, 87, Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014.

Alice was born October 30, 1926, in Bexley, Ohio, the daughter of George R. and Lillie (Cooper) Wheeler. She worked as an X-ray technician for over 30 years with the Independence Sanitarium and Hospital and local Doctor's offices. Alice was a longtime member of the Laurel Club and the Community of Christ Cornerstone Congregation. Alice enjoyed knitting, cooking and was a fabulous baker. She was preceded in death by her son, John C. West in 2007; four sisters; one brother; and her parents.

Survivors include her loving husband, Warren S. West; son, Robert W. West (Jo Rita); grandchildren, Jessica R. Genet (Michael), Jacquelyn R. West (Jeremy), John C. Gabbert (Melissa), and Justin A. West (Nicole); great-grandchildren, Alexandra and Jaxon Gabbert, and Olivia West; and numerous nieces, nephews, and family.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, May 19, at the Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th St., Independence, 816-373-3600. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Mound Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the .

Online condolences may be expressed at www.speakschapel.com.
Published in The Examiner on May 15, 2014
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