Leonard West Jr., 65, of Palos Hills, died June 28 at Manor Care West in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on July 1. A funeral Mass was held at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on July 2. Interment was held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth on July 2.
Mr. West is survived by his wife, Mary Ellen; and his brother, Richard.
Mr. West was born in Chicago. He was a truck driver. He served in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War. He was a 2001 inductee of A.S.A. Softball Hall of Fame, Chicago Truck Driver's Union.