Mark Deral West

ID# 809, (1949-2019)
Mark West
      Mark Deral West was born on 27 November 1949 in Raymond, Alberta. He was the son of Deral Reid West and June Hall. He married Annette Marie Cattoi, daughter of Edward Cattoi and Marie Madeleine LaCharite, on 8 February 1969 in Lethbridge, Alberta. He died on 6 July 2019 of complications related to a brain tumor in Calgary, Alberta, at age 69.1,2

Mark's obituary in the Lethbridge Herald, Lethbridge, Alberta, on 11 July 2019 read:
"Mark Deral West, of Okotoks, Alberta, passed away peacefully on July 6, 2019 at the age of 69 years. Mark was predeceased by his parents June and Deral West. Mark is survived by his loving wife Annette of 50 years; and his two sons Kelsey (Jamelia) West and Jason (Karen) West who were his pride and joy. Mark will be lovingly remembered by his 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; siblings Darselle, Rita (Don), Richard (Faye), Sandra (Allan) as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Mark was born November 27, 1949 in Raymond, Alberta. In his childhood Mark enjoyed singing, fishing with his dad, little league, cub scouts, attending church and making memories with his brother and sisters.
Mark had a strong work ethic and his career as a Meat Inspector for the Department of Agriculture spanned 38 years.
Over the last few years Mark enjoyed being active in his church, researching genealogy and spending time with family and friends.
In Mark’s final days he was surrounded by people that loved and cared for him. The family is gathering to celebrate his life on July 13 at 11:00 am at the LDS Church - Sheep River Ward (300 Woodgate Road, Okotoks). Family and friends are invited to join the family for refreshments following the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre ( or the Canadian Cancer Society (

Arrangements in care of Snodgrass Funeral Homes – Okotoks (403-938-3111.)"

Mark's funeral was held on 13 July 2019 in Okotoks, Alberta.3 He was buried on 15 July 2019 in Royal View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Alberta.2
Last Edited=28 Sep 2019

Children of Mark Deral West and Annette Marie Cattoi


  1. [S1999] Phone call from Annette West (Okotoks, Alberta), to Faye West, 6 Jul 2019.
  2. [S2000] Annette West, "Mark," e-mail message from e-mail address (Okotoks, AB) to Faye West, 08 Jul 2019.
  3. [S2022] Mark Deral West, Funeral Card, 13 Jul 2019, privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.