Jeanne C. West
March 18, 1927 - March 19, 2018
Jeanne C. West, of Fairfield, CT, Wilton, CT, and York, Maine, died peacefully at her home March 19, 2018. She was the wife of the late Francis D. West.
Born March 18, 1927, in Philadelphia, PA, Mrs. West was a graduate of Cushing Academy, Ashburnham, Mass. and the Worcester Museum School of Art, Worcester, Mass. Following graduation she designed window and interior displays for exclusive fashion stores. For many years Mrs. West taught early American decorative painting in N. Y. and Conn. In later years she worked with her son and longtime family friend, Myron F. Porto, buying and selling early American antiques under the name of “The Pine Chest, Inc.”
Mrs. West is survived by her son, Francis Michael West and his wife, Jennifer, of Fairfield, CT, her daughter, Catherine W. Bradley and her husband, Barry, of Northport, NY, her granddaughter, Kathryn A. West, of Fairfield, CT, her granddaughter, Landregan A. Corette and her husband, Dean, of Northport, NY, her grandson, Barry R. Bradley and his wife, Tammy, of Selma, NC, and her great-granddaughter, Harlow West Corette, of Northport, NY
Funeral services are private and interment will be at First Parish Church Cemetery, York, Maine.