Ladd0000001cStanley Warren Webster age 88 of Dresden passed away Wednesday January 1, 2014 at the CKHA Public General Campus, Chatham. He was born in Dawn Mills Ontario son of the late Wilfred & Estelle (McCutcheon) Webster.  Stan was the founder of Dresden Leisure Hour Centre, involved in municipal politics for many years serving as counselor and mayor. He worked as a mechanic with his brother Bill at the Bill Webster Motors in Dresden and also at Badder Bus Service for a number of years. He is survived by his wife Elizabeth (Warren) Webster, daughter: Brenda (Brian) McCallum, son: Gary (Henrietta) Webster, grandchildren: Jason & Jenn, Nicholas  & Leanna, Christopher; brother-in-law Joseph Boeykens, sisters-in-law: Betty, Louise and Eleanor. Several nieces and nephews also survive. He is predeceased by sisters: Jean St. Pierre, Shirley Boeykens, Amy Sager & Alma Liberty; brothers Walter, William, Jack, Hugh and Robert Webster. Visitors will be received at the Thomas L. DeBurger Funeral Home, 620 Cross Street, Dresden on Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted from the Dresden Community Church, Hwy 21 South, on Saturday January 4, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Colin Paterson and Rev. Linda McFadden officiating. Interment in Dresden Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made by cheque and left at the funeral home for Cancer Clinic London or Windsor, Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Dresden Community Church. Online condolences and donations may be left at


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