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Michael T. “Mike” West

June 14, 2018

Michael T. West 71, died Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Newton Presbyterian Manor.  He was born October 12, 1946 in Kansas City, Missouri to Leo and Lucille (Winter) West.  On May 10, 1969 he married Mary Topping at Lawrence, Kansas and she survives of the home.


Michael was a retired chemical engineer with NCRA.


He is survived by his wife Mary of the home; daughter Michelle and her husband Corey Janssens of Newton, Kansas.  He is also survived by two grandchildren Julian Marshall and Ellie Marshall.


Mike is preceded in death by his parents.


Memorial service will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday June 19th at the Newton Presbyterian Manor Chapel with The Reverend Nicholas Voelker presiding. Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday June 20th at the Memorial Park Cemetery 1517 East 15th in Lawrence, Kansas with the Reverend Jeff Ernst presiding.


Memorials may be made to the SW 14th Street AA Group in Mike’s Memory in care of Petersen Funeral Home Newton, Kansas

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  1. So sorry to hear of Mike’s passing, Mary and Michel. Our thoughts and prayers for all your family. Don and Jan Klasing.

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