From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 1967:
Estella C. West
Mrs. Estella C. West, 77, of 2098 Harrison, died Monday at St. Benedict’s Hospital.
Mrs. West was born Dec. 1, 1890, in Galveston, Tex., a daughter of Joseph and Pauline Stern Clausse.
She lived in St. Louis, Mo., as a child and came to Ogden in 1897.
On March 26, 1913, she was married to James Alva West in Ogden. Mr. West died March 12, 1946, in Ogden.
She was a member of BPO Does, Ladies of Woodcraft and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Surviving are the following sons and daughters: John A. West, Joseph E. West, William H. West, Paul B. West, Mrs. Samuel (Pauline) Attison, all of Ogden; Mrs. Ernest (Betty) Yanni, Murray; 16 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.
Requiem Mass will be celebrated Thursday at 10 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Holy Rosary will be recited Wednesday at 8 p.m. in Lindquist and Sons Colonial Chapel where friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m.
Burial will be in the Ogden City Cemetery.
Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 26 Dec 1967, p. 5B; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.
(Estella Clausse West is my great-grandfather’s younger sister.)