John Lawrence West, 86, formerly of Wartburg, passed away May 20, 2014, at Renaissance Terrace Care and Rehabilitation Center in Harriman.

Born December 16, 1927, he was preceded in death by his parents, Pole and Susie Evans West; wife, Elizabeth Post West; and brother, Leroy West.

He is survived by his daughter, Mandy (John) Ilasenko of Harbor Springs, MI; cousin, Etta Wright; and many other relatives.

His wish was cremation, with interment at West Cemetery.

Arrangements by West-Murley Funeral Home.