Keith L. Webb (84) of Newton


Published on December 9 2012 9:24 am

Keith L. Webb, age 84 of Newton, IL passed away at 12:51 AM –Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Heartland Health Care in Normal, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM – Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton, IL with Mike Knepper officiating.  Burial will be in the Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Newton, IL  Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 PM – Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at the funeral home.  In loving memory of Keith, memorials may be made to the Jasper County Cancer Fund.

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Keith was born on May 7, 1928 in Newton, IL the son of Lester and Iva (Miller) Webb.  He married Delores Dorlene Trainor on October 15, 1949 and she preceded him in death on March 13, 2008.  Keith was co-owner of Trainor and Webb.  He was a member of the Central Christian Church in Newton.  Keith was an avid woodworker and enjoyed playing cards and fishing.

Keith is survived by: 2 Daughters – JoAnn (Bill) Genczo of Tucson, AZ and Cheryl (Joe) Kelley of Bloomington, IL...Grandchildren – Michael Genczo of North Bend, OR, Melissa Genczo of Tucson, AZ, Erin (Jason) Hollenkamp of Chatham, IL and Chris Kelley of Jackson, TN...Sister – Shirley Bever of Newton, IL

Keith was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 3 brothers Carl “Bud”, Harold and Earl Webb.