Rebecca “Becky” Fitzpatrick Vest, age 65, of Morehead, Kentucky, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019, at St. Claire HealthCare in Morehead.
Born July 25, 1954, in Hinton, West Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Arthur Benson Fitzpatrick and Blanche Craft Fitzpatrick.
Becky is survived by her husband, Ronald F. Vest, whom she married May 11, 1973; one son, Ronald Phillip Vest of Louisville, Kentucky; two sisters, Linda Fitzpatrick Shaw of Paintsville, Kentucky, and Susan Jane Fitzpatrick of Christiansburg, Virginia; and several loving nieces and nephews.
Becky graduated from Hinton High School in 1972 and earned a bachelor’s degree from Marshall University. A U. S. Army veteran, she served at Ft. Knox and in Germany. She worked for the Corps of Engineers in Huntington, West Virginia, for several years and retired as budget Analyst at U.S. Army Fort Lee, Virginia. Following retirement in 2015, she and Ronald moved to Morehead. Becky was a member of Highlawn Baptist Church in Huntington, West Virginia.
Visitation will be Wednesday, August 14, 2019, from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals with a funeral service beginning at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Eddie Dennison officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals, 400 Fraley Drive, Morehead, KY 40351 is caring for arrangements.
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