November 3, 1928 - August 27, 2017
Mary Louise Webster was born November 3, 1928 in Long Branch, New Jersey to William and Muriel Cahill. Mary attended Medford High School where she graduated in 1948. She worked at Aerojet as a PBX operator in her early twenties, when she met her future husband, Robert Webster, whom she later wed in Monrovia, California. They were married for 63 years before his passing in 2013. Mary and Robert had two daughters, Melanie Kipp and Kathleen Rice, both of Medford, Oregon.
Mary and Robert moved to Carson City, Nevada in 1969, where Mary worked as a CNA, and as a school bus driver from 1976 to 1985. Mary and her family moved to Grants Pass, Ore. in 1988.
Her hobbies were gardening, reading, spending time with family, and watching films. She enjoyed antiques and art and took great pride in her home. Mary had compassion for every living thing, big and small, and never had an unkind thing to say about anyone.
Mary Louise leaves behind her daughters, Melanie Kipp and Kathleen Rice; her grandchildren, Nicole Mazeres, Shaun Rice, and Brandon Kipp; her great-grandchild, Sophia Rose; her nephew, Philip George and his partner, Marilyn; her sister-in-law, Sherryl Cahill; son-in-law, Randy Kipp; and her beloved friends, MaryLou and Karol Kelliher. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Janet James and Carol Cahill; and brother Robert Cahill.
Her viewing will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Conger-Morris Funeral Directors, 767 S. Riverside Ave. in Medford. Service and burial will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Eagle Point National Cemetery. Arrangements in care of Conger-Morris Funeral Directors of Medford. 541-772-7111. www.congermorris.com