Charles Michael West was born July 15, 1947 in Memphis, Tennessee and passed away on June 6, 2021 at the age of 73 years, 10 months and 21 days.
Mike was not just a body builder. He held 17 titles, including Mr. Florida and Mr. Missouri.
He was a leader, as Senior Vice President of Stifel Nicolaus. He was someone you could count on. He was a community leader on the Board of Directors of St. Jude Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee; he moved to St. Louis, Missouri from Naples, Florida in 1992 and moved to Rolla in 1998.
While in Rolla, he was involved with GRACE, the ABLE Commission and he served as President of both Kiwanis and the Salvation Army. Giving back was an important part of who Mike West was.
He was preceded in death by a son, Christopher West; and step son, Thomas Boillot.
He is survived by three children, Pamela West of Germantown, Tennessee, Michael West of Rolla, Missouri and Sean West of Seattle, Washington; seven step children, Carl Weber of St. James, Missouri, Cody Weber of Kansas City, Missouri, Paul Boillot of Marble Hill, Missouri, Alex Cruz of Ellijay, Georgia, Carla Cruz of Brooklyn, New York, Michael Massey of Waynesville, Missouri and Ben Massey of Rolla, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Michael and Mason Ince of Germantown, Tennessee, Gunner, Chloe, Beckham and William Weber of Rolla, Missouri and Bryer and Jaile Weber of Warrensburg, Missouri; special friend, Judy Wright; his beloved dog, Boogaloo; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 2:30-3 p.m. on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.
Memorial service was held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.