Softball NL Is Saddened To Learn That Gregory Patrick Webber Passed Away On Tuesday, August 20, 2019.
To Greg’s Family & Friends, Our Thoughts And Prayers Are With You During This Difficult Time.
Gregory Patrick Webber (Greg Webber Sr.) Enjoyed A Successful Playing Career In The Inter-Street Softball League From 1968 To 1974 And Continued His Playing Career In The St. John’s Senior Men’s Fastpitch League From 1977 to 1982.
Inter-Street Softball League
-Captured 6 League Championships With Cabot Street (1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1973 & 1974)
-Named Most Improved Player In 1968
-Named Cabot Street Playoff MVP In 1970
-Finished 3rd In Batting (27-for-68 .397BA) & Led League In Runs Scored (28) In 1974
-Served 1-Year On The Inter-Street League Executive – 1973 Secretary
St. John’s Senior Men’s Fastpitch League
1977 – Shamrocks
1978 – John Gregory’s (Named To All-League Team – Shortstop)
1979 – Star of the Sea
1980 – Labatt Blues
1981 – Labatt Blues
1982 – Shamrocks
Provincial Senior Championships
1976 – St. John’s Commercial Metro (Senior “B” Provincial)
Gregory Patrick Webber
Gregory Patrick Webber aged 70 years passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Gregory was predeceased by his parents Patrick and Monica Webber; mother-in-law Isabel Layman; father-in-law Dawson Burry; brother and sister-in-law Bill and Isabel Sampson; stepmother Ethel and stepbrother Gary Whelan.
Leaving to mourn loving wife of almost 50 years Sandra Webber; three children who were his life daughter Monica (Jamey); two sons: Greg Jr. and Shawn (Rhonda); five precious grandkids who he adored: Griffin; Ryleigh; Grant; Nathan and Keira; brother Tony and family; step sisters: Patricia, Maureen, Theresa, Geraldine and stepbrother Ron. As well as numerous nieces and nephews and special friend for thirty plus years Leonard Gomes. Lots of fond memories over the past 60 years at the cabin in Placentia Junction, especially with the Junction Boys (nephew Wally and his father Bill Sampson). Greg was a dedicated and proud employee of Public Works and Government Services Canada, and even prouder of the lifelong friendships and accomplishments he had in his softball career.
Resting at Caul’s Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Friday, August 23, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm. Funeral Mass will be held at The Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 12-noon. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Diabetes Association.
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