Mrs. Caroline L. Webb, 87, formerly of Edwards, passed away February 22, 2018, with her family by her side.
Calling hours will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday (February 27) at French Funeral Home, 188 Main St., Edwards, N.Y., followed by her funeral service at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Beth Quick officiating. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Caroline may be made to the Edwards Volunteer Fire Department or the Wayne County Hospice.
Caroline was born on August 23, 1930, in Talcville, to the late Albert and Maude (Sparling) Skeldon. She attended the Talcville School and the Edwards High School.
Caroline married Herschel E. Webb, on October 15, 1950, at the Edwards Methodist church officiated by Rev. Hull. Herschel passed away on December 12, 1991.
Mrs. Webb was a child/health care provider and housekeeper for several families in the area. She also had worked at the Edwards Central School in janitorial and housekeeping at the Custard Cottage Motels in Gouverneur. She was a former member of the Gouverneur United Methodist church and the Rebekah Lodge in Edwards. She enjoyed spending time at their camp in Russell, playing cards and doing jigsaw puzzles.
Her survivors include four children, Darlene Webb, Cheryl (Frederick) Hoerter, Dale (Vikki) Webb and Barry (Susan) Webb; her twin brother, Clarence (Audrey) Skeldon; brother, Allen (Bonnie) Skeldon; sisters Beatrice McEathron and Eleanor Boulier; sister-in-law, Olive Hosmer. She is also survived by grandchildren Rodney, Samantha, Morgan, Alex, Maxine, Anthony, Katie and Andrew; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; many nieces and nephews. Also, extended Canadian family Cliff and Alice Vanalstien, and special friends, Betty and Bonnie from Drumlin Estates.
In addition to her husband and parents, Caroline is predeceased by brothers Lennis, Edmond, Douglas, Harvey and James Skeldon; sisters Grace Fuller and Celinda Vrooman. Also, Darlene’s companion Nelson Perrault.