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“I had the honor of working with Marilyn at the Port Huron Museum. She was always joyful and took her many groups and tasks very seriously, but with a...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Susan Bennett - Port Huron, MI

“I am sorry to hear of Marilyn's passing. I will always remember our days at the Museum. She was so dedicated and faithful to her job and also the...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Kristi Hazard - Lexington, MI

“Ford, sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Condolences to you and your family ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Dotti johnson Porrett Porrett - MI

“Marilyn will be sadly missed. She belonged to so many organizations. She not only belonged, butworked hard at all organizations.Martha Walker ...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Martha Walker - Zephyrhills, FL

“Marilyn was a special friend for many years through our mutual love of family history. We were both active in the Michigan Genealogical Council and...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Lou Duncan - MI - Friend

“Marilyn and her husband co-founded the Huron County Genealogical Society in 1982. I joined the HCGS in 2003. I remember riding with Marilyn and her...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Gerald A. Little Jr - Flint, MI

“So sorry to hear of Marilyn's passing. She was a special friend for many years when she was active in the Michigan Genealogical Council. We looked...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Barbara Curtindale - Harrison, MI

“We met through Widowed Friends and will be Forever Friends, through love and prayer. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Julie Boulier - Marysville, MI

“On behalf of the Michigan Genealogical Council (MGC), we would like to extend our deepest sympathies to Marilyn's family and friends. Marilyn served...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Katherine R. Willson - Ann Arbor, MI

“i have known Marilyn for several years in her capacity as President of the St. Clair County Family History Group. Marilyn was very committed to the...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Grace Grogan - Saint Clair, MI

Marilyn Louise Hebner, 80, of Kimball Township, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 17, 2018.

She was born September 27, 1937 in Port Huron to the late Edward and Mildred Angbrandt. She married William Ford Hebner III on June 29, 1957 in Port Huron. He preceded her in death on August 28, 2000.

Marilyn was employed with the Port Huron Museum and cooked many dinners for its various groups over the years. She lived a very active social life and enjoyed her involvement in all the clubs and organizations she took part in. She loved spending time and talking with people.

She was President of the St. Clair County Family History Group for 40 years, member of the Michigan Genealogical Council of Lansing and one of the first members of the Friends of the St. Clair County Library. Marilyn also belonged to the Boy Scouts of America Blue Water Council and was awarded the Silver Beaver for her years of service.

She is survived by her sons, William Ford (Laura) Hebner IV and Michael E. Hebner; grandchildren, William Ford V, Nicholas, Jackson, Carson, Kierston and Ireland Hebner; brothers, Larry (Audrey) Angbrandt and Ron (Beverly) Angbrandt; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Diana M. Hebner.

Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Tuesday in the Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.

Marilyn will lie in state from 10:30 am until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11:00 am on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in Holy Trinity Parish St. Joseph Catholic Church. The Very Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo KHS will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Port Huron.

Pallbearers will be Ford Hebner IV, Michael Hebner, Ron and Larry Angbrandt, William Wagner and Rick Ferriby.

Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Parish St. Joseph Catholic Church or the Port Huron Museum.

For guest book and information, please visit

The family wishes to thank the staff of Blue Water Hospice for their care and compassion for Marilyn. Also to her sister-in-law, Beverly, who took care of her till the end.

For complete information visit Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.