Alan Ray Vest, 71, died on March 3, 2022, in Ketchikan.
He was born on Nov. 9, 1950, in Ketchikan.
He attended Ketchikan High School, and served as an oiler in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Vest was married on March 8, 1972, at the Ketchikan Courthouse.
He worked with the U.S. Postal Service, Ketchikan Spruce Mill, and as a commercial fisherman.
Mr. Vest was a member of the VFW and Eagles. He enjoyed fishing.
Mr. Vest was preceded in death by his father, Frank Vest; and mother, Grace Clark Vest.
He is survived by his daughter, Frances Lee Vest of Lynnwood, Washington; son, David Alan Vest of Ketchikan; sister, Virgina Zartman of Ketchikan; sister, Frances Jones of Palm Springs, California; spouse of 26 years, Joni Vest of Ketchikan; and significant other, Wendy Jamison.
No funeral services are scheduled. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.