Francis Webb
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Obituary of Francis James Webb

Webb: Francis James -

A resident of Highgate, Francis Webb peacefully passed away surrounded by his family at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on June 8, 2021 at the age of 68. 

Born in St. Catharines, Francis was the son of the late Samuel and Greta (nee Gibbs) Webb. 

Beloved husband of 42 years to Diane (nee Czirjak) Webb.

Survived by his children Laura Webb (Ryan O'Rourke) and Mady (Michelle)Webb.

Loving Bumpa to Patrick and Elizabeth O'Rourke.

Brother to Maurice (Shirley) Webb, Jack (Cathy) Webb, Jacqueline (Gerald) Carter, Leonard (late Shirley) Webb, Loriena (Grant) Forsyth, Susan (Rick) Rogers and predeceased by Alfred, Bob, Don, Darlene and Sylvia.

Sadly missed by nieces, nephews, friends, and former students.

Francis will be remembered for his influential impact in the lives of many students.  He took great pride, joy and love for his family which was transparent to all by the stories he told.

Visitation will take place on Saturday June 12, 2021 at McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main St. E, from 11:00am to 1:00pm.  Those wishing to attend the visitation are asked to call the funeral home at 519-674-3141 or by signing up through the following link at : . The Bereavement Authority of Ontario has mandated that all in attendance must wear a mask.

Cremation will take place with a private family burial in St. Catharine's at a later date.

Donations made in memory of Francis to the Ronald McDonald House would be appreciated. 

Online condolences may be left at

McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main Street East, Ridgetown, 519-674-3141

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