Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 3, 2011 2:49 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Dorothy Lucille West, 78, of Mount Vernon, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Emeritus at HillenVale Nursing Home.

She was born May 16, 1933, in Columbus to the late Woodrow Darby and Lucille (McCartney) Graham. A lifelong wife, mother, and grandmother, she moved to Mount Vernon in 1979 from Columbus.

Survived by children, Paul (Mary) West of Mount Vernon, Steve (Mona) West, Judy (Ron) D’Andrea, Toni (Alan) Moose; 11 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles (Charlotte) Darby and Marvin (Pat) Darby; and brother-in-law, Jerry (Marie) West.

Preceded in death by her husband, Paul “Tony” West; Ira C. Graham, who raised her and who she considered as her father; and mother, Lucille Graham.

Funeral service will be held today at 10 a.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, with the Rev. David Lippert officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Park.

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