Frances West

Frances West

Frances “Fran” West, 80 years old of White Lake, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, surrounded by her family.

She was born Aug. 10, 1940, in Ladysmith, to the late Milo and Helen Conwell. She married Vernon West on June 14, 1956, in Kenosha.

She retired from Amron in Antigo.

She and Vernon enjoyed traveling in their younger years.

She is survived by her husband, Vernon; six children, Rick (Anna) West of Antigo, Mike (Barb) West of Elton, Brad (Jen) West of Wausau, Tammie (Phil) Pranke of Two Rivers, Deann (Jack Wojnowiak) Waldner of Birnamwood and Denise West of Milwaukee; 20 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Laurie West; three brothers, John, Don and Glen Conwell; a grandson ,Thomas Vernon West; and a great-grandson, Corbin Miller.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday Feb. 20, 2021, at Four Corners Assembly of God, White Lake. Visitation will take place on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service. Masks are required. In honor of the family’s wishes, please dress casually.

Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 68, White Lake, WI 54491.

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