Biography: Honoring his request, no services were held for Mr. Chester Ray West,72, of West Monroe, LA. His cremation was conducted under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home West Monroe, LA.
Mr. West was born on October 8, 1947 and passed away on March 25, 2020. He was retired, having been employed in the medical field as a Respiratory Therapist. He worked in several hospitals in Mississippi and Louisiana.
Chester enjoyed several hobbies. He was, for many years, a Hot Air Balloon enthusiast and licensed Pilot. He owned two balloons, The USA balloon and Kaleidoscope balloon. He was also a Rock, Fossil and Mineral Collector, a Hunter, and a Fisherman. He enjoyed Photography, spending time on the river, and was gifted in solving mechanical problems.
Mr. West is preceded in death by his Father, Ray West (1 Dec 1983) and his Mother, Bertie Lanehart West (13 March 2013).
Survivors include his brother, David West; Sister in Law, Patricia West; Nephew, Adam West; Niece, Rachel West and Nephew, Andrew West.