NORTH BLOOMFIELD — Duane Earl West, 63, passed away Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at his home.
He was born Oct. 25, 1958, in Warren, the son of the late Jesse E. and Sarah “Sally” A. Sutliff West.
On May 16, 1992, he married the former Virginia M. Hammond. They shared 29 years of marriage and many wonderful memories.
He was a 1977 graduate of Bristol High School and was employed as a miner at Best Sand for more than 38 years. Duane enjoyed farming, hunting trips to West Virginia and was an animal lover.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia “Gini” West of Bristol; mother, Sarah “Sally” A. Sutliff West; two sons, Jesse A. (Monica) West of Bristolville and Travis L. West of North Bloomfield; and siblings, Sheila (Tom) Doan of Southington, James West of Bristolville, Shirley (George) Slusher of Bristolville and Shelly (Richard) Gibson of Bristolville.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Pastor Jim Dittmar will officiate. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.
Interment will be in Sager Memorial Park, Bristolville.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home. Friends and family may view Duane’s obituary and / or send condolences to his family by visiting www.carlwhall.com.