Robert Darrel (Bob) West

Robert Darrel West

Robert (Bob) Darrel West went home to his Lord and Savior on February 5, 2013. Bob was born in Chicago Heights, IL on October 20, 1927. He joined the Navy in 1944 and later was placed in the Seabee battalion on the island of Guam. In 1947 Bob enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Korean War. Bob married Carla Hansen in 1952 and they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on 12/20/12. Bob is survived by his wife and four sons John, Rocky, Craig & Scott. He also has seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He will always be remembered for his devotion to his family, his sense of humor, his passion for Husky Football and his love for Hawaii.

He will be greatly missed.

Published in The Seattle Times on Feb. 13, 2013