In Memory

Keneth D West Sr - Class Of 1977




Kenneth West Sr.

Jan. 22, 1959 - Nov. 2, 2018

SOUTH BEND , IN - On January 22, 1959 Clark and Rose West became the proud parents of a son named Kenneth D. West. Often known as K-West, he was born in South Bend, IN. Kenneth graduated from Washington High School where he was a member of the wrestling and football teams. West was known for his natural athletic ability and often shared memories of his sports career. He retired from De Monte Foods where he worked many years providing for his family. K-West's smile, laughter, and love for life will always be remembered. He was a lover of numerous pets including an iguana. Our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, brother, and friend passed away on November 2, 2018 from health complications. He leaves to cherish his loving memory: son, Kenneth (Zulekha) West Jr. of South Bend, IN; daughter, Latanya (Damian) Johnson-Bailey of South Bend, IN; one brother, Cark West Jr. of South Bend, IN; special cousin, Irving Myrick; and his best friend, Odie Miller. K-West also leaves a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends who will miss him dearly. He was preceded in death by parents; and siblings, Bridget A. West-Chambliss and Colleen West. A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Layman Chapel CME, 303 S. Kenmore St., South Bend with a 9:AM Viewing and a 10AM Service. Arrangements have been entrusted to Boyd and Son Funeral Home,

11/14/2018 JFC