C. Neal Webster, 74 of Bloomington, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 9:40pm at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, Illinois. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 4pm at Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington with military honors conducted by the Bloomington/Normal American Legion Honor Guard. military honors conducted by the Bloomington/Normal American Legion Honor Guard Memorials may be made to the Central Illinois Small Animal Rescue & Care Center. Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home is in charge of arrangements.
Neal was born on May 18, 1943 in Clay County, Illinois. He is the son of Clayton E. and Merle (Lacoax) Webster. He married Linda Ward on March 16, 2015 in Clinton, Illinois.
Neal is survived by his wife Linda of Bloomington, three children; Timothy (Sherri) Webster and family of Goodland, KS, Monica Runyon of Bloomington and Alison Hetherington and her son Jack Hetherington of Dryridge, KY. Also surviving are five brothers and sisters; Carlin Webster of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Jan (Andy) Fleckenstein of Milwaukee, WI, Margaret (Larry) McCollom of Louisville, IL, Judy Richie of Alton, IL and Alan (Susan) Webster of Louisville, IL.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
Neal served in the US Air Force from 1960-1964. He worked at Wheatley Trucking in Bloomington. He was a life time member of the American Legion Post 14, Flora, IL and was a member of the IBEW Local 51 in Springfield, IL. Neal was a great listener and a man of few words who loved and was devoted to his family, friends and his dog “Libby”.
Online condolences may be made to http://www.calvertmemorial.com