Newspaper Clippings for
22 February 1923
Mrs. Almond Webb, 20 years a resident of Waukegan, died Thursday
at her home on Hickory road from bronchitis and a slight touch of
pneumonia. She was 78 years old.
She had been a resident of the county all her life. She was born
at Hickory corners, near Antioch, but went to Waukegan to live.
She was formerly Miss Emma Van Patten. With the exception of two
years spent at Highland Park with one of her daughters her later
years were spent in Waukegan.
Besides her husband she is survived by five children and three
sisters. The surviving daughters are Mrs. Thomas Frazier of
Waukegan, Mrs. Florence Pullen of Antioch and Mrs. Herman Sweary
of Highland Park. The sons are Thomas Webb of Grange Hall and
James Webb of Waukegan. The surviving sisters are Mrs. Wm. J.
Oliver of Waukegan, Mrs. Sarah Webb of Aurora, and Mrs. Helen
Humphrey of Waukegan.