Neil T. Webster


(May 5, 2003)

Local crop duster Neil Thomas Webster, 43, of Burlington, died Monday, May 5 in a small airplane crash at Pontiac, Ill.

The former Michigan pilot dusted crops all over the Big Horn Basin.

He was born in Detroit, Mich., on Nov. 25, 1959 to Billy N. and Audrey E. Webster. He was a pilot of a variety of small airplanes.

Survivors include his parents, Audrey Webster of Dearborn, Mich., and Billy (Terry) Webster of Chesterfield, Mich.; a daughter, Megan, and a son, Justin, of Madison Heights, Mich.; fiancee Danielle Brown and children, Danny, Christine and Lily of Burlington; two sisters, Mrs, Sheryl (Tom) Stewart of Center Line, Mich., and Martha Webster of Chesterfield, Mich.; two brothers, Dale (Diana) Webster of Trenton, Mich., and Ernest Webster of Chesterfield; and nephews Russell, Justyn, Krystopher and Michelle.

Memorial services will be held in Burlington at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Wednesday, May 14 at 2 p.m., with a reception to follow in the Town Fire Hall.