Christopher West, 38

Christopher James West, 38, rural Wabash, died at 4:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at the intersection of CR 200 West. and 300 North in Wabash.  He was born March 27, 1975 in Wabash to Delores (Bratch) West.

He worked  for Midwest Poultry in North Manchester.  He enjoyed playing his guitar, music, fishing, and disc golf.  He also enjoyed spending time with his family.

He is survived by six children, Amelia Delcamp, Wabash, Angel Delcamp and Annabelle Delcamp, both of Fort Wayne, Joseph "Kai" West, Skyler West, and Landyn West, all of Wabash;  grandchild, Arianna Boggs, Wabash; his mother, Delores West, Wabash; stepfather, Floyd West, Roann;  companion, Melissa Smith, Wabash; brother, Elijah West, Wabash; sister, Tammie Cole, Kokomo; grandmother, Joyce Strong, Wabash; and the mother of Chris' daughters, Amy Delcamp, Fort Wayne.  He was preceded in death by stepfather, Bill Patton.

Funeral services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash on Friday, Sept. 13, at 2 p.m. with David Phillips officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 12:30-2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is family of Chris West.

The memorial guest book for Chris may be signed at

Posted on 2013 Sep 11