Jerry Ennis West, "Sarge", (Duke) beloved father of Jannifer West, Stephanie (Craig) Jones and Garry (Cathy) West, grandfather of Kirk (Andrea) Jones, Kellie (Kooper) Dessecker, Justin (Ashleigh) Maddock, Summer West, Saira (Dmitri) Stolz, Brittany (Ben) Earls, Heather (Carlos) Meza, Christina Clark, great-grandfather of 17, dear brother of the late Betty Kelsey, James West, Fran Kendall, Harold West and Robert West, brother-in-law of Carolyn West, uncle of many nieces and nephews. Longtime companion of the late Sue Murrison and will missed by her children, Shawnna (Roger) Catugal, Scott (Helga) Murrison, Pete Murrison, Amy (Jr) Vanover.
Jerry was a proud patriot and loved his country. He served in the United States Marine corp. during the Korean war. Jerry enjoyed his favorite sports teams, The Ohio State Buckeyes, The Bengals, The Reds and The Cincinnati Bearcats. Jerry loved his convertibles in the summertime and owned many different cars throughout the years.
Jerry passed away on December 7, 2022 at age 92. Memorial service at Fairfield Church of the Nazarene 12190 East Miami River Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45252 on Saturday April 15 at 1 PM. Reception to follow. Donations may be made to the DAV (Disabled American Veterans), Cincinnati Honor Flight or Queen City Hospice. Condolences at hodappfuneralhome.com