Alan Wuest

Wuest, Alan
Born 2/12/1932, Olympia, WA, deceased November 18,2012, Sherman Hospice, Phoenix, AZ, from cancer complications. Leaves loving wife Barbara, married 59 years, three children Craig Wuest, Debra Verkman, and Erin Radzikowski. 8 grandchildren Carrie, Ryan, Joshua, Caitlin, Corinne, Samantha, Zachary, and Hannah. Served 4 years during Korean War in Naval Air. Afterwards he worked for Lenkurt Electric Co., in San Carlos, CA, as an Electronic Tech, the company was acquired by General Telephone and he moved through the company over 35 plus years to become Director of Facilities. Survived company moves to Illinois, and Arizona. An avid hunter and fisherman, who loved working in his shop where his friends felt "Big AI" could build anything. A wonderful father and loyal and true friend to many, he will be sorely missed. Memorial services planned at future date. Donations can be made to , if you wish.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Dec. 9, 2012