2017-11-09 / Obituaries

Arthur L. ‘Art’ Webber

Arthur L. “Art” Webber, 91, died Nov. 6, 2017, at his Houghton Lake home, with his family by his side.

Visitation was held at Christler Funeral Home, Prudenville Chapel, Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 3 to 7 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held today (Thursday, Nov. 9) at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church at 11 a.m.

He was born Jan. 8, 1926 in Tintah, MN, to Andrew and Elizabeth (Quast) Webber. He served as a private first class in the 101st Airborne for the U.S. Army in Germany during World War II. He was married July 9, 1955, in Flint, to Vera Trosko.

Mr. Webber retired from General Motors and the couple moved to Hough­ton Lake over 38 years ago. He was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catho­lic Church and Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed hunting and was an avid fisher­man.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Vera Webber; and sisters, Margaret Barrett and Irene Cotterman.

He is survived by his sons, Gregory Webber of Houghton Lake and Mark (Melissa) Webber of Prudenville; daugh­ter, Lori (Jeff) Melloh of Prudenville; grandchildren, Brooke (Matt) Ensing and Tyler Webber; sister, Beverly Carr of Flint, and several nieces and nephews.

The family thanked Compassionate Care and Hospice of Helping Hands for the care they gave to Mr. Webber.

Memorial contributions can be di­rected to Hospice of Helping Hands, West Branch. Christler Funeral Home, Prudenville Chapel, handled the ar­rangements.

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