News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 3, 2014

Eva M. Webster


TERRE HAUTE — Eva May Webster, 95, of Terre Haute, passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Signature Healthcare. She was born June 28, 1918, in Farmersburg, to Charles and Frances (Tryon) Keller. She married Donald Webster on Dec. 26, 1938. Eva worked for several years in the kitchen at Carosi’s and retired from the housekeeping department at Indiana State University.  

Eva enjoyed going for walks and reading in her spare time. She liked to watch NASCAR racing, stock car racing, and professional wrestling. Most of all, Eva cherished the time she spent with her children and grandchildren. She made the best coleslaw and spaghetti sauce and she passed her recipes and love of cooking down to her children and grandchildren. Eva will forever be remembered for her love of family and zest for life.

Eva is survived by her children, Paul Ed Keller, Mary Dwyer and husband Jack, Larry Webster and wife Midge, and Debi Jackson and husband Gerald; grandchildren, Mario Keller, Olivia Keller, Albert Keller, Rick (Cindy) Laycock, Lynn Mahalek (Monty Thompson), Terry (Iris) Laycock, Danny (Lori) Webster, Tammy (Curt) Lloyd, Bryant (Kim) Webster, Jeremy Jackson, and Melanie Jackson; great-grandchildren, Tiffany (Marty) Marrs, Jessica Mahalek, Megan Laycock, Lance Lloyd, Logan Lloyd, Bryan Webster, Caitlin Webster, Nichole Webster, Stone Jackson, Jacan Staggs, and Ty Jackson; and great-great-grandchildren, Landen Mahalek, Keith Marrs, Kaleb Marrs, Kylie Marrs, Skyler Carrithers, Hayden Orman, Kyleigh Carrithers, and Kynzlee Moorecraft.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; her parents; and a grandson, Johnny Webster.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Roselawn Funeral Home. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home, with Pastor Merrill Weir officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be expressed at: