OBIT: Arch West, 97, creator of Doritos tortilla chips

September 26, 2011 at 10:03 am in Grand Forks Herald

Arch West, the retired Frito-Lay executive credited with creating Doritos, died Tuesday of natural causes at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. “We are tossing Doritos chips in before they put the dirt over the urn,” said his daughter, Jana Hacker of Allen, Texas. “He’ll love it.”
Continue Reading