Melville L. “Mel” Webster, 77, of Iowa City walked off into the sunset on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015.
Melville Louis Webster was born May 16, 1937, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Millard and Myrtle Webster. Following graduation from Dixon Illinois High School he served in the United States Air Force. On June 24, 1961, he married Joyce Lee Wolfe in Milwaukee, Wis. He attended Milwaukee School of Engineering where he graduated with a degree in Engineering. The couple moved to Iowa City with their family in 1986 where Mel worked for Lear Corp. for many years before his retirement.