Louise Marie West
Jun 7, 1924 – Aug 5, 2017
Louise Marie West died on August 5, 2017 in Auburn, Washington at the age of 93. She was born the 8th child of 13 births on June 7th, 1924, in Stillwater County, Montana.
After graduating from high school in Park City, Montana, she moved to Billings, Montana and worked at McKesson & Robbins.
It was there that she met her husband, Dewey West, married in February 1948 and moved to Washington State where she lived the remainder of her life.
She retired twice, the last time from Highline School District at the age of 77. She was a member of Prince of Peace Seatac. She enjoyed reading, traveling and spending time
with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey L West; parents, Fred & Elizabeth Kober; four sisters, Emma Frank, Tillie Marcus, Dorothy Miller and Frieda Tkach;
two brothers, Solomon Kober and Robert Kober.
Survivors include her daughter, Sherri (Lee) Travis; grandchildren, Lee Travis, Tiffany (Robert)Wilson, Courtney Paige (Brian) Rappleye; and 7 great grandchildren,
Hugh Travis, Ryan Travis, Joshua Wilson, Jacob Newell, Sophia Travis, Alyssa Wilson & Cecelia Rappleye; and four sisters, Minnie Berst of Billings, Montana,
Polly Vernes of Billings, Montana, Ruth Hall of Spokane, Washington & Clara Friesz of Riverton, Wyoming and many nieces, nephews & cousins.
Donations Can be made to Franciscan Hospice.
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