William Alfred Webb Jr. and Alma Leona Beckler
When William Alfred Webb Jr. was born on May 2, 1909, in England, his father, William Richard Webb, was 26 and his mother, Louie (nee Shepherd), was 26. William Sr. and Louie emigrated to Canada when William was ten months later coming through Nova Scotia and settling in Hamilton. William's brother George Edward (1915-1957) was born after the family arrived in Hamilton.
William's wife Alma Leona Beckler was born in 1912 when her father, Gustave was 32 and her mother Margaret (nee Reiger) was 29. She had three sisters. She two children with William Webb:
I don't know when William Alfred Jr. died but the obituary for his mother in 1962 suggests that he predeceased her. Alma was a widow for a number of years, dying at the Brantwood Manor Nursing Home in Burlington, Ontario on December 19, 1982, at the age of 70. Her obituary from the Hamilton Spectator reads:
Webb, Alma Leona - At Brantwood Manor Nursing Home, Burlington, Ontario, on Sunday, December 19, 1982. Alma (Beckler) Webb, beloved wife of the late William A. Webb. Dear mother of Dorothy (Mrs. Gerald Lycett) of St. Catharines and William and his dear wife Elizabeth of Hamilton. Sister of Ella Harrison of Hamilton, Ethy Daily of Dundas and Gladys Daradich of Hamilton. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Nancy, Joey, Lori Lynn, Wendy Ann and cousin Mrs. Helen Smith of Burlington. Mrs. Webb was a former member of St. Christopher's Anglican Church, Burlington and an employee of the T. Eaton Company for 20 years. The family will receive friends at Smith's Funeral Home, 485 Brant Street, Burlington on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where funeral service will be held on Wednesday December 22, 1982 at 11 a.m. Archdeacon Thomas Crawford officiating. Interment Woodland Cemetery, Hamilton.The couple are buried in Woodland Cemetery in Hamilton.