Learn more about the couple behind “Mountain Souls”
The Webbers lived without electricity, running water or indoor plumbing for over 50 years. Despite their remote location, hundreds of visitors made their way to the cabin. These people came from all walks of life: pastors, physicians, attorneys, politicians, foresters, blue and white collar workers. The cabin was torn down after Roberts death and reconstructed at the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum near Galeton, Pennsylvania.
Robert Webber was born December 4, 1934 in Schaefferstown, Pennsylvania. He died in the Williamsport Hospital April 21, 2015 from pancreatic cancer at the age of 80.
Dotty Tomb, later Dotty Webber, was born November 5, 1922 in Slate Run, Pennsylvania. She died in the Williamsport Hospital on January 4, 2012 at the age of 89 of sepsis.