Obituary: Lane Webster
Lane Thomas Webster, age 72, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020, in Waunakee surrounded by his family. Lane was born March 22, 1947, in Rhinelander to the late Thomas and Shirley (Burgner) Webster. He was graduate of Rhinelander Union High School. After high school, he was offered a scholarship to play baseball.
Lane married the love of his life, Karen Timmer, on Feb. 11, 1967; they were married 53 years. Lane spent his career as a laborer for Oscar Meyer, retiring in 2000. He worked closely with the DNR and was a huge hunter’s rights advocate. Lane enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, bowling and the great outdoors. One of his favorite things to do was planning vacations, especially going out west.
Lane is survived by his wife, Karen Webster; brother, Paul (Rita) Webster; sisters, Brenda Truitt, Kerry Webster and Carla Webster. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Linda Kofran.
There will be a Memorial Gathering held for Lane 1-3:30 p.m., Saturday, March 14 at WINN-CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 5785 County Road Q, Waunakee. All the wonderful memories of Lane will be shared at 3:30 p.m. Please share your memories at www.cressfuneralservice.com The world lost a very loved, considerate, warm person. We will miss you, Lane. (Winn-Cress Funeral & Cremation Service)