Obituary: John E. Webber Obituary 2024

Obituary: John E. Webber, Beloved Husband, Family Man, and Friend

John E. Webber, 49, passed away peacefully at his home on May 13, 2024, surrounded by family and friends.

Early Life and Family:

John was born on September 27, 1974, in the small town of Rumford, Maine. He was the loving son of the late Edgley D. and Jeanine M. Webber. Growing up, John attended Mountain Valley High School, where he developed a close-knit group of friends who would remain important throughout his life.

Career and Accomplishments:

John began his career at Gerrity Industries, where he worked diligently for many years. Known for his dedication and hard work, John quickly earned the respect of both his colleagues and superiors. He was consistently recognized for his contributions to the company’s success.

Family and Friends:

John’s family was his world. He was a devoted husband to his beloved wife, Michelle R. Mason Webber, and a cherished brother to his sisters, Jessica Corriveau and Amanda Elliott. John also had a special place in his heart for his “sister at heart,” Helena DeRoche.

Beyond his immediate family, John had a wide circle of friends who held a special place in his life. He was always willing to lend a helping hand, offer words of encouragement, or simply share a laugh with those he cared about.

Interests and Passions:

John was an avid enthusiast of all things nerdy. He loved Star Wars and Magic the Gathering, often sharing his passion with those around him. John also had a deep love for animals, especially cats, and he was a staunch supporter of the local animal shelter.

Legacy of Love and Kindness:

John was a man of great heart and compassion. He had an uncanny ability to connect with people from all walks of life, accepting them for who they were and making them feel valued and loved. His sense of humor was infectious, and his willingness to help others was unmatched.

Memorial Information:

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, May 31, from 10-11 a.m., at Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta. A brief time of sharing will take place at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in John’s memory be made to P.A.L.S. Animal Shelter, 188 Case Rd., Winthrop, ME, 04364.

John’s memory will live on through the countless lives he touched and the love he shared with his family and friends. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten.