Obituary for William Penn Webster
2 September, 1850 - 3 May, 1935
From The Caldwell Tribune,
dated Saturday, 4 May, 1935
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Note - Article below shows date of birth as 1844,
but all other research shows 1850, including the headstone.
William Penn Webster died at his
home on Arthur street Friday morning. Funeral services
will be at the Peckham chapel Sunday afternoon at 2:30 with
the Masonic lodge of which the cedeased was a member,
officiating. Interment will be in Canyon Hill cemetery.
Mr. Webster, who was born in Indiana in 1844, is survived by his
widow, Mrs. Amanda C. Webster, two sons, Elmer Webster of Long
Beach, Calif., and Leo D. of Caldwell, and three daughters,
Mrs. Della Kirkland, Long Beach, Mrs. madge Blue, Huntington,
Ore., and Lois Webster of Caldwell. The aged man was a
resident of Caldwell since 1917 when he came here from Weiser.
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