TIPTON, Iowa - Wilfred Joseph Webb, 88, of Tipton died Sunday, May 6, 2001, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City from complications of cancer.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Calvary Foursquare Gospel Church in Tipton. The Rev. Ron Lashmit will officiate. The organist is Nancy Hipple. Pallbearers are Hank Lewis, Terry Ward, Ron Stutsil, Eric Weimann, Martin Weimann and Rick Reichart. Burial will be at Tipton Masonic Cemetery.
Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Fry Funeral Home in Tipton.
Mr. Webb was born Sept. 11, 1912, in Deuel County, S.D., the son of Henry J. and Flora Rafthke Webb. He married Clella Mae Weimann Aug. 24, 1947, at Foursquare Gospel Church in Tipton.
He attended school in South Dakota and N.W. Bible College in Washington State.
He was a member of Foursquare Gospel Church for more than 50 years.
He was a farmer and laborer, retiring in August 1983. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Bernadette Webb, of Tipton; a sister-in-law, Dorothy Webb, of Cedar Falls; a brother-in-law, Emerson Wayne Weimann, of Tipton; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Henry, Gilbert, Arthur, Clarence and Richard; and three sisters, Esther Nelson, Bertha Mass and Betty Naasz.
WAPELLO, Iowa -- Everett Frank 'Bud' Webb, 79, of Wapello died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2001, at his home.
Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at the United Methodist Church in Wapello. The Revs. Harlan W. Winter and Chris Thomas will officiate. Musical selections will be provided by organist Be Parsons and vocalist the Rev. Barbara Burr. Pallbearers are his grandsons, Michael Bud Kennedy, Samuel Richard Willson and Brock Marshall Webb. Burial will be at the Grandview Cemetery in Grandview with military rites conducted by the Wapello Veterans of Foreign Wars.
There will be no visitation. A memorial has been established to benefit the United Methodist Church and the Wapello Volunteer Fire Department. Dudgeon-McCulley Funeral Home in Wapello is in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Webb was born on Nov. 1, 1922, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of Marshall Leo and Anna Amanda Phole Webb. He married Dorothy Keltner on Feb. 23, 1947, in Grandview.
He attended school in Columbus City.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He was an auto mechanic at Pine Motors in Wapello and then a machinist at the US Gypsum Plant in Sperry for many years until retiring.
He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Wapello; the Wapello Lodge No. 5 A.F. & A.M., where he was a former master and treasurer; the Order of the Eastern Star; the VFW Glenn Allen Post No. 5166 in Wapello; and served on the Wapello Volunteer Fire Department.
He enjoyed traveling and family times, which included the many sports activities of his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Anita Kennedy and her husband, Dennis, of Omaha, Neb., Diana Kuhlenbeck and her husband, Larry, of Muscatine and Peggy Willson and her husband, Rick, of Wapello; two sons, Douglas Webb and his wife, Janice, of Wapello and Kevin Webb and his wife, Carol, of Central City, Colo.; 10 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Iona Burr and Edna Tucker; a brother, Vernon Webb; and two great-grandsons.
MUSCATINE, Iowa -- William W. Webb, 81, Muscatine, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2002, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.
There will be no funeral service. Burial will be at a later date.
Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home.
Mr. Webb was born on Feb. 27, 1921, in Oakville, the son of Claude and Pearl Griggs Webb. He married Pauline B. Reichert on Oct. 6, 1950, in Muscatine.
He was a member of Moose Lodge No. 388. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Marines in the South Pacific Theater.
He was an electrical engineer for Grain Processing Corporation for 32 years, retiring in 1982.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Bob J. Webb and his wife, Suzi, of West Liberty; three daughters, Bonnie D. Duncan of New Mexico, Donna Ritz and her husband, Jim, of Boise, Idaho and Bonnie Jo McKnight and her husband,Rick, of Sand Springs, Okla.; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Audria Cheely of Oregon.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Wayne Harris Webb; two sisters; and four brothers.
MASON CITY, Iowa -- Ruth K. Webb, 87, of 150 S. Grove Ave., Mason City, died Sunday, April 25, 2004 at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 29, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 302 Fifth St. SE, Mason City. The Rev. Harry Koelker will officiate. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. at Oakwood Cemetery, Plymouth.
Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, with a 7 p.m. rosary and scriptural wake service, at Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 Third St. NE, Mason City.
Mrs. Webb was born Nov. 11, 1916, in Mason City, the daughter of John Patrick and Marguerite Helm Nalan. She married John Edward Dorsey in 1936. He preceded her in death in 1942. She later married Thomas R. Webb in 1962, in Le Claire.
She graduated from Mason City High School in 1934.
She worked at the Hanford Hotel for 10 years, then she worked with the YWCA for 10 years in Mason City and then for 20 years in Muscatine, retiring as executive director. She touched the lives and influenced many during her years at the YWCA. After retiring she did volunteer work in Muscatine. Her motto being 'She who shuts her heart to the cry of others will herself call and not be heard'. She served on the board of the United Way, Family Resources, Big Brother/Big Sister, the Muscatine Art Council, St. Mary's Parish Council and the Muscatine County Democrats, where she was treasurer for 20 years. She spent many years volunteering for Voluntary Action, the Festival of Trees, Samaritans and Salvation Army for 20 years doing the Christmas registration and bell ringing, as well as many other activities of the Army.
While in Muscatine, she was a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, the St. Mary's Guild, the Women' Guild, the Salvation Army, Business and Professional Women, where she served the organization as state president from 1962-1964 and also on the National Resolution Committee. In Mason City, she was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She was also a member of Catholic Daughters of The Americas, Court Joan of Arc No. 152, where she served as a past regent. She also held the position of grand regent and district deputy. She was a member at the Senior Citizens Center, GGG's, Grams and Parish Life Young at Heart of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Most recently, she volunteered at the Mason City City Hall. She received many, many plaques and awards for her volunteer work.
Survivors include two sons, James Dorsey and wife, Janet, of Mason City and Jon Patrick and wife, Barb, of Greeley, Colo.; a stepson, Thomas Webb and wife, Carolyn, of Spokane, Wash.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; three sisters, Merilayne Muth and Valoyce Cooper and husband, Walter, all of Mason City, and Lucretia Gourley and husband, Phillip, of Yuma, Ariz.; a brother, Jerry Nalan of Yuma; a special friend, Kathryn Espinosa of Mason City; two sisters-in-law, Pauline Nalan of Sheffield and Barbara Nalan of Grand Rapids, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; a son, Darrell Dorsey; and three brothers, John, Clayton and Norvard Nalan.
WEST LIBERTY, Iowa -Mary Josephine 'Jo' Webb, 93, died Monday March 9, 2009, at Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m. on Friday, March 13, 2009, at the First Church United, West Liberty. Reverend Marion Hart will officiate. Burial will be at the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty.
Visitation will be from 9 until 10:30 a.m. on Friday, March 13, 2009, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home, West Liberty. Memorials may be made to the First Church United, 1100 North Calhoun Street, West Liberty, Iowa, 52776, or Camp Wyoming, 9106 42nd Avenue, Wyoming, Iowa, 52362.
“Jo” was born on March 2, 1916, in Oakville, the daughter of Ed and Matilda Torbert Ohlwein. She married William Webb on November 27, 1949. He preceded her in death in 1986.
She was a graduate of Wapello Consolidated High School in 1933. She was a graduate of Burlington School of Nursing in 1937, and spent many years practicing her profession. She was head nurse at Hawker Nursing Home in West Liberty from 1961-74 when it was closed. She later worked part-time as an office clerk and bookkeeper at Best Western Motel from 1974-83, when she retired. Since her retirement, she has enjoyed working for her church, volunteering and helping out where ever and whenever there was a need.
She was a member of the First Church United, American Legion Auxiliary, a 50 plus year member of the Order of Eastern Star, Fortnightly Literary Club. She had served various offices in each organization; past matron of O.E.S., past President of American Legion Auxiliary and Past president of Muscatine County American Legion Auxiliary.
She is survived by two children, Richard Webb and wife, Joyce, of Clive and Patricia Webb of Littleton, Colorado; two grandchildren, Jessica and Alex; and a sister, Nola Belle Miner of Seaford, Delaware.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two sisters, Faye and Lola.
RED OAK, Iowa - Claude E. Webb Jr., 67, Red Oak, died Monday, April 23, 2007, at Montgomery County Memorial Hospital after an extended illness.
The Revs. Duane Lacock and Derek Watt will officiate. Burial will be at Wierich Cemetery near Lyman.
Mr. Webb was born May 28, 1939, in Muscatine, the son of Claude and Vera (Reichert) Webb. He married Sharon Sunderman on Nov. 19, 1961, in Griswold.
He was raised in Muscatine, graduating from the Muscatine High School in 1957. That same year he started working for Northwestern Bell as a lineman. He held several positions in Sioux City, Keokuk and Atlantic. He served in the U.S. Army from 1962-63. Upon his return from the Army, he and his wife moved to Red Oak where they have lived ever since. He worked for Northwestern Bell as central office supervisor and manager at Red Oak, Shenandoah and Hamburg retiring after 31 years of service in 1986. He then worked for Sunderman Oil Co., Griswold.
He was a charter member of Nishna Church of Christ where he held several positions; was a founding member of the Classy Chassis Car Club; past president of the Lions Club; was a former member of the Red Oak Jaycees where he was the outstanding first year Jaycee for 1964-65; president of the Nishna Club Telephone Pioneers. He loved racing and most Saturday nights would be found at the Adams County Speedway, Corning.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Kirk Webb and wife Lisa of Griswold; a daughter, Jana Jessen and husband Rick of Corning; grandchildren, Ashley Lamb of Ames, Whittney Lamb of Grant and Paige and Regan Jessen, both of Corning; a great-grandchild, Jace Lamb of Grant; his mother, Vera Webb of Muscatine; a sister, Gay Hindbaugh and husband Leo of Muscatine; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father; a sister, Linda Schmidt; and father- and mother-in-law, Floyd and Esther Sunderman.