SANTA ANNA — Evelyn May Peffer West, 80, a native of Battle Creek, Iowa, and a resident of Santa Anna, Texas, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2007. in Dallas, Texas. Mrs. West was a homemaker, proud of her contributions to her country, working as an assembler of fragmentation bombs in Iowa during World War II.
Survivors include her children, Michael McDonald, Twyla Wallace, Tracy McDonald and Don West; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and brother, Harold Peffer.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Don West; a sister, Vivian Rettinghaus; and a brother, Charles Peffer.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2007, at Santa Anna Assembly of God where she was a faithful member. Burial will occur at a later date.
Guerrero-Dean Funeral Home of Grand Prairie is in charge of arrangements.