Theodore S. Webster of Smethport, Pa., formerly of Buffalo, died Sunday in Bradford Regional Medical Center in Bradford, Pa. He was 80.
Mr. Webster died of heart failure, his family said.
The Buffalo native owned and operated Buffalo ColorCrete Co., among the first companies in Western New York to pour color concrete. Later, he built cottages in the area after forming another company, Cottage King.
After retiring, Mr. Webster moved to Smethport.
He served in the Army as a private from 1943 to 1946 in Europe.
He is survived by his former wife, Beatrice Kiebzak Syroczynski of Kenmore; three daughters, Christine Henry of Tampa, Fla., Louise Wolford of Kenmore, and Terrie Maurer of Arcade; two sons, Theodore of Amherst and Wayne of Medina; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.