Bruce W. West, 81, of Barto, husband of Linda Duncan-West, passed away Friday November 6, 2020 at the Lehigh Valley Hospital- Cedar Crest.
Born in Boyertown, he was the son of the late Winfield and Helen (Jackson) West.
Bruce attended Valley Forge Military Academy and after graduating, served in the US Army. He owned and operated West Motor Freight until 1988. Bruce also owned and operated Flyin W. Enterprises. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and had a passion for collecting 1932 Ford’s.
Surviving along with his wife Linda is his son Randall West husband of Jennifer of Boyertown; daughter Michelle Sassaman wife of Randy of Stowe; grandchildren Cody West and Ashlyn Sassaman; sister Patricia West; sister-in-law Betty West; and his loyal canine companion Jacob.
Along with his parents, Bruce was predeceased by his first wife Barbara J. West; daughter Deborah West; and brother Phillip G. West.
A funeral service will be held Thursday November 12, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville, PA 19525. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown. Visitation will be held Thursday from 9:00-10:45 AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bruce’s memory to the National Kidney Foundation at https://www.kidney.org/donation