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12Lois A. (Ramsey) West
April 18, 1935 ~ March 9, 2020 (age 84)

GLENFIELD – Lois A. West, 84, of Blue Street, died on Monday, March 9, 2020, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Utica.

Lois was born on April 18, 1935, in Lowville, New York, to the late Dorrance and Rosanna Effley Ramsey.  After graduating from General Martin High School, she married James B. West on October 13, 1956, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Glenfield, Father Charles Flaherty officiating.  Before she retired, Lois worked for Beaverite Products in Glenfield for many years.  Mr. West passed away on January 25, 2014.

A communicant of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Glenfield, Mrs. West participated in the church hospitality committee.  Lois enjoyed her pool.  For many years she and her husband spent their summers at Sand Pond and their winters in St. Augustine, Florida.  Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her granddaughter.

She is survived by two sons, John and Walter West, both of Glenfield, and a granddaughter, McKayla West, of Lyons Falls as well as by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.  She is predeceased by her beloved husband, James B. West.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Glenfield, with Rev. Jay Seymour, Pastor, officiating.  A gathering at the 3G Fire Department will immediately follow the funeral Mass.  Any food donations may be taken directly to the fire hall beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.  There will be no calling hours.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the UR-Finger Lakes Donor Recovery Network, 30 Corporate Woods, Suite 220, Rochester, New York 14623, or to Lewis County Search and Rescue, 7782 West State Street, Lowville, New York 13367. A graveside service for Lois will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 6, 2020, in the Old Glendale Cemetery.  Arrangements are with the Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.

Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville, New York, 2020.


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