Elsie M. Webber, 88, of Jasper, died Thursday (December 19) in Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Shoals November 7, 1925, to George and Margaret (Hemmerlein) Bauernfiend. She married Howard Joseph Webber June 19, 1947, in St. John’s Catholic Church in Loogootee. He preceded her in death on March 24, 1994.
Elsie was a loving mom, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She enjoyed playing golf and spending time with her family.
Surviving are six daughters, Brenda Donofrio and husband Dan, Newburgh, Donna Slathar and husband Howard, Austin, Texas, Anita Hedinger and husband Keith, Jasper, Paula Getzin and husband Eric, Jasper, Teresa Boyd, Evansville, and Lauri Ackerman and husband Bret, Jasper; two sons, Doug Webber and wife Margaret, and David “Slick” Webber and wife Adrienne, all of Indianapolis; 26 grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter Pamela Jane Webber, four sisters, Evelyn Cooper, Arnetta Wininger, Gladys Jones, and Josephine Harder, and three brothers, Leo, Norman, and Elvis Bauernfiend.
Funeral services at 1 p.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper with burial following in Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service time Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.