James Webster Jr.

WASHINGTON - James E. Webster Jr., 52, of Washington, Ill., died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his family.

James was born Nov. 1, 1961, in Chicago to James and Nellie Roe Webster Sr. He married Tina M. Winkler and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, James E. Webster III of East Peoria; his mother, Nellie A. (Gary) Douglas of Germantown Hills; his father, James E. (Kim) Webster Sr. of Melbourne, Fla.; and two sisters, Nayan (Raymond) Gluck of Trenton and Michelle Webster of East Peoria.

James was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He and his wife, Tina, owned and operated Webster Construction in Washington.

James was a Grand National karate champion.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Haensel Funeral Home in Mackinaw. OSF Hospice Chaplin Steve Drennan will officiate. Visitation will be two hours prior to services Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Tazewell Animal Protective Society (TAPS).

Online condolences may be made at www.haenselfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Haensel Funeral Home
(309) 359-3221

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Dec. 11, 2013