Robert West

STILLWATER - Robert West, 73, of Stillwater, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Newton Medical Center.

Born in Blairstown, Mr. West moved to Stillwater 52 years ago. He was an auto fleet manager for the Warren County Road Department before his retirement. He also was the owner/operator of Central Farm in Stillwater. A member of Harmony Lodge 8 F&AM in Andover Township, Mr. West was a member of the Past Grand Tall Cedar of the Sussex County Forest No. 37, Tall Cedars of Lebanon. He also was a member of The Shriners.

The son of the late Charles Elmer and Mae (Reinert) West, Mr. West also was predeceased by a sister, Jean Gudall. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Carolyn (Roof) West; a daughter, Lorie Jeskey, and her husband, William, of Stillwater; and three grandchildren, Ashley, Philip and Ryan.

Funeral services will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton, followed by a 6 p.m. Masonic Service. Visitation will be held Monday from 3 to 5:30 p.m.

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Published in The New Jersey Herald on Nov. 11, 2012