Roger Charles West, 65, of Sandown, N.H., passed away unexpectedly Nov. 19, at Parkland Medical Center, Derry, N.H., surrounded by many of his family members, co-workers and dearest friends. He was predeceased by his wife Susan M. (Lowther) West in 2011 and the love of his life, his first wife, Donna L. (Patch) West in 1994.
Born in Haverhill, Dec. 19, 1950, he was the son of the late Charles and Olive E. (Hall) West. As an expert mechanic, he had worked at Canobie Lake Park in Salem, N.H., more than 17 years. He loved riding his Harley, enjoyed a good cup of coffee and most of all he loved his three grandchildren.
He is survived by his son, Joshua West and his wife Andrea of Sandown, N.H., and their three children, Jalie, Landon and Carter West; step-daughter, Tamara (Belanger) Peterson, her husband Jared, their daughter Cassandra; half brother, Joseph A. Belanger Jr.; two sisters, Donna Winters, her husband Eugene, Joanne Evans and her husband Arthur, all of Merrimac; dearest friend, Sunnie Andrews of Newton, N.H.; and several generations of nieces and nephews, extended family members and many dear friends.
Private calling hours will be followed by a graveside service at Union Cemetery, Amesbury, MA. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside