Larry West, 67, of Lorain went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Mercy Hospital following a brief illness. He was born in Elyria, living most of his life there until moving to Lorain ten years ago.
A member of Bethany Baptist Church in Elyria where he was trustee and loyal member. Mr. West was a former employee for Elyria Foundry and Casper Molding Co. in Elyria and had many labor jobs in Akron. Mr. West was an avid sports fan and loved music.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Darnella West of Lorain; sons, Brian Inge of Elyria and Robert l. Wilson of Akron; daughters, Quishauna Wilson, Dora D. Wilson both of Akron; 13 grandchildren; two great grandchildren; sister, Sharon West Elyria; brothers, Anthony "Tony" (Carlotta) West of Lorain, Craig (Frances) West of Elyria; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by parents, Wade and Juella West; his uncles, aunts and cousins.
Friends may call Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11 A.M. until time of service at 12 Noon in the Bethany Baptist Church, 334 17th St., Elyria where Rev. Dr. J. Howard Timmons, pastor will officiate.
Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 3001 Elyria Ave, Lorain, Ohio (440-244-5200), online condolences can be sent to www.Carterfuneralhomesinc.com