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Description: Obituary of Westfall, Mr. Fay A.Date: September 30 2009
Newspaper published in: Pittsfield
Page/Column: A6 / 1
Mr. Fay A. Westfall, 75 of Baylis, IL passed away September 21, 2009; he went quietly to meet his Master surrounded by family and friends. He will be fondly remembered and sadly missed. Mr. Westfall passed away at the Liberty Village in Pittsfield, IL.
He was born on May 28, 1934 in Naples, IL to Arthur Marion and Zola Gresham Westfall.
He married Sandra K. Booth on December 8, 1978 in Baylis, IL and she survives. He worked for the operating engineers #965 as an ironworker. Fay served in the Army for his country in peacetime in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s.
Fay was a CB Radio/Ham Radio enthusiast. He enjoyed riding his motorcycles, loved horses, camping and fishing, visiting with friends and family.
Survivors are his loving and devoted wife, Sandra, four sons Gregory (Jessie) Westfall, Carrier Mills, IL.; Fay Eldred (Cathy) Westfall, Hornsby, IL; Fay Arthur Westfall II, Springfield, IL; Victor (Bethany) Westfall, Quincy, IL; five daughters Mrs. Marcia (Ron) Ridgeway, Carrier, Mills, IL.; Helen Westfall, Texas; Lesa Westfall, Springfield, IL.; Vicotria (James) Baumann, Oswego, IL.; Erica Westfall (fiancée Tony Potter), Pittsfield, IL., four brothers Larry (Mary) Westfall, Valley City, IL., Clifford (Carol) Westfall, Griggsville, IL; Lester Westfall and family, Springfield, IL.; Dean (Diane) Westfall, Valley City, IL.; one sister Joyce Fusselman, Baylis, IL, eighteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins. A special friend “Connie” and special nephews Rusty and Ben Westfall.
Preceded by two brothers Benny and Darrell Westfall.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Baylis Cemetery with Rev. Jim Jacques officiating. The Griggsville American Legion Post #213 will accord military graveside rites.
Memorial is to the Baylis Cemetery.