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About Webster Funeral Home

Our Family Serving Your Family.

Robert D. Webster and Mary Ellen “Mel” Webster are the owners of The Webster Funeral Home and lifetime residents of the Hamilton-Fairfield area. Bob graduated from Miami University and the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. A licensed embalmer and funeral director since 1977, most recently employed by the Brown-Dawson Funeral Home in Hamilton.


Bob is the youngest son of John K. and Martha Webster and grew up on Dayton Street in Hamilton. Bob’s older brother, John D. Webster was also a long-time funeral director. Both of Bob’s sisters, Gale Browning and Susan Hendrickson were long-time registered nurses in Hamilton.

Bob and his wife Mel (Wright) Webster both graduated from Garfield High School and were married in 1975. They are the parents of Anna, an administrative assistant at the funeral home. Michael, and Ben, are both licensed embalmers and funeral directors. 

Your family and friends will be treated like one of our own family.


Read what others are saying about Webster Funeral Home

Matthew W. 

“Thank you so much for the care are loved one that passed suddenly. The hospitality and comfort was just like we was family! Also the last memory you gave us with my uncle was very warm and remarkable."

Danny C.

“I recently conducted a funeral at Webster funeral home, and was amazed by how welcoming it was. The Webster family truly possesses the gift of hospitality. As a pastor, I have had many experiences with funeral homes but none have been more pleasant than my time with the Webster family. No one likes to talk about death, but when it happens, I assure you, you will want to let the Webster family comfort you and guide you through this process. I highly recommend the Webster Family!

Holly B.

"The personable customer interactions and little thoughtful surprises along the way over a rough few weeks really went miles to help feel supported during our family's loss."

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