Richard A. West, 55, of Cocoa, Florida, died May 13, 2013 after a sudden battle with cancer. Born April 16, 1958 in Hazard, Kentucky, he was the son of the late A.Z. and Katherine West.
Rick grew up in Rockledge and was well known for his ability to fix just about anything. He married his best friend and lifelong mate, Sarah Rebecca Cothran, in October, 1980.
Rick is survived by his wife, Sarah; his brothers, David and Joe; and his twin sister, Ann.
Rick will be remembered as a loving husband and a good man who was generous and kind to all.
A graveside service will be held May 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Brevard Memorial Park, 320 Spring Street, Cocoa.