Webster Lowell Fields, 88, Winchester, KS, formerly of Ogdensburg, NY, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, KS.
He was born on Aug. 25, 1925, at Lisbon, NY, the son of Everett and Ethel Bowden Fields. He graduated from high school at the Ogdensburg Free Academy. He had lived in Winchester since June of 2010.
Web was a maintenance mechanic for 40 years at the Reynolds Aluminum Plant at Massena, NY. He had also worked at Raymond Geary Auto Repair in Ogdensburg.
He was a ruling elder at the Lisbon Reformed Presbyterian Church for 49 years. Web had been a Hospice and a Habitat for Humanity Volunteer in Ogdensburg and a volunteer at the Pantry of Hope in Nortonville, KS. He had become a member of the Winchester Reformed Presbyterian Church.
Web loved people, his family and his church, but most of all his Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.
He married Edna Lorraine Simms on Oct. 29, 1949. She died on Nov. 29, 2012. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, William Fields and Arthur Fields, and two sisters, Mary Walker and Dorothy Nelson.
Survivors include a son, Paul (Kim) Fields, Lowell, MI; two daughters, Jane Fields, Syracuse, NY, and Ruth (Rick) McFarland, Winchester; and four grandchildren, Erin Fields, Ian (Rachel) Fields; Jordan (Chris) Jordan and Emily (Steve) Olson.
The Memorial Service will be at 2:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at the Winchester Reformed Presbyterian Church. Internment will be at a later date at the White Church Cemetery at Lisbon. The family will greet friends at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Winchester Reformed Presbyterian Church, the Lisbon Reformed Presbyterian Church or to the Pantry of Hope and sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, PO Box 6, Valley Falls, KS 66088. Online condolences are at www.mercerfuneralhomes.com