William "Bill" Oss West, 77
William "Bill" Oss West, 77, of Laurinburg, N.C. passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Morrison Manor.
Bill was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Washington, D.C., son of the late Herbert L. and Alma D. West. He was an instrumentation engineer and a specialist in homeopathic products, owning and operating his business The Healing Touch.
He was proud to have been one of the builders of the Alaskan pipeline. He had a passion for helping others, loved the outdoors, cycling, hiking, golfing, and participating in triathlons and marathons.
He is survived by his daughter Leatha Wagner of Muscatine, Iowa; brothers, Robert West of Doylestown, Pa., Robert "Bob" Robbins of Laurinburg, N.C.; sisters, Elnora West of Doylestown, Pa. and Susan Caini of Palatine, Ill.; three grandchildren, Erika, James and Katelyn Wagner; and a host of family and friends.
The family is planning a private memorial service for a later date.
The family requests memorial donations be made to Hospice of Scotland County, P.O. Box 1033, Laurinburg, N.C. 28353.
Services are being provided by Richard Boles Funeral Service of Laurinburg, N.C.