Florence B. Webb
1934 - 2013
Florence B. Webb, 79, of Pleasant Prairie, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at her residence.
She was born on July 2, 1934, to the late Joseph and Beatrice (Dow) Brooks in Waukegan, Ill. She was educated in the schools of Zion and graduated from Zion-Benton High School.
She worked at Zion Cookie Factory in Zion, the downtown Dutch Maid in Kenosha and was a homemaker for the rest of her life.
On April 25, 1953, she married Arthur Webb at First Congregational Church. He preceded her in death in October of 1997.
Florence was a member of First Congregational Church.
Florence was a Girl Scout Leader Troop #135 for 15 years at Hillcrest School, a Brownie Leader at Hill Crest School, Vice-President for Hill Crest PTA, a member of the Allemand Square Dance Club and a life member of the Women of the Moose Chapter 155.
She enjoyed bowling, gardening, fishing and camping. She was an avid Bear and Cub fan.
Florence is survived by her children, Pam Webb of Kenosha, Patty (Carl) Kirkorian of Somers, Patrick (Diane) Webb of Somers, Sandra Jo (Peter) Klein of Kenosha and Shelly Madsen of Ill.; her 16 grandchildren and her seven great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Brooks.
Women of the Moose Chapter 155 will have Breaking of the Circle services for Florence on Friday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Bruch Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Friday evening from 5 p.m. until the time of service. Private interment will take place on Saturday at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to Heartland Homecare & Hospice (1233 N. Mayfair Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226).
The family would like to thank the nursing staff at Heartland Homecare & Hospice, especially Tiffany Gardner Hospice RN for the loving and compassionate care given to Florence.
Bruch Funeral Home
3503 Roosevelt Road
Kenosha, WI 53142
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Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Aug. 14, 2013