Darrell Webb

1918 - 2013

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Darrell Webb

Oct. 1, 1918 — July 24, 2013

Darrell William Webb, age 94 years, resident of Booker Rest Home in Dayton, died July 24, 2013.

Family graveside services will be at the family plot at the Dayton City Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Aug. 2, 2013. Those who wish may contribute to the charity of the donor’s choice through Hubbard-Rogg Funeral Home, 111 S. Second Street, Dayton, WA 99328.

Darrell was born Oct. 1, 1918, in Turner, Wash. His parents were Clyde and Lula Webb. He attended country school on Ekler Mountain. On Aug. 9, 1942, he married Pauline Lowe in a ceremony in Dayton.

He worked for Green Giant Company in Dayton for 28 years, retiring in 1980. He also worked in road construction in Oregon but soon returned to farming in the Columbia County area. He had a passion for calling square-dancing, which took form in the many teaching opportunities for his wife and him as they instructed many groups and organizations over the years.

He was a member of the Elks, Eagles and assisted with 4-H and Boy Scout organizations. He loved fishing for steelhead on the Snake River near Little Goose Dam and camping with his sons and their families in their trailers. He was especially fond of his pets.

His is survived by his sons, Cliff Webb, Walla Walla, and Rick Webb, Vancouver; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Pauline and daughter Mary Laib.

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