Obituaries » William I. Webb

William I. Webb

February 29, 1928 - March 17, 2020

U.S. Veteran

A private graveside service will be held at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Rose Arbor Hospice, c/o the funeral home.

Age 92, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Bill was born in Kalamazoo, on February 29, 1928, the son of William Thomas and Edith May (Holstock) Webb. On August 25, 1950, he married Corinne Gilman, who survives him. Bill proudly served his country in the United States Army as a cannoneer, and later in the Military Police. He worked for many years for Consumers Power as a tree trimmer. He enjoyed working on their home, being in the yard and making things beautiful. He was a generous person. He will be remembered as being kind and loving. Besides his wife he is survived by his children, Paula (David) Nieboer of Kalamazoo, and Gerald Webb of Palm Bay, FL; 4 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; sisters, Marjorie Brunner, Carol Hoeksema, Mary Porter and Jean Brown. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter in law, Barb Webb; a sister, Edith May Buckey.