Marilyn B. Hibshman

Marilyn B. Hibshman PALMYRA Marilyn B. Hibshman, 78, died Friday, February 28, 2014, at Manor Care Health Services in Lebanon. She was the wife of Paul W. Hibshman, to whom she was married for 53 years. Born in Palmyra, on September 29, 1935, she was the daughter of the late David E., Sr. and Bertha Brehm Buck. Marilyn was a 1953 graduate of Annville High School. Marilyn had many jobs including working in food service at the Lebanon Valley College for 20 years and Cornwall Manor for 11 years, Hershey Foods Credit Dept., Fink's Bakery, Bomberger's, Lebanon Farmer's Market, and Bauer's Shoes. Paul and Marilyn also boarded college students at their home for over 20 years and kept in touch with many of them. Marilyn was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Palmyra, where she sang in the church choir and was a soloist. As a soloist she would sing at weddings and was a member of the Lebanon County Chorus and would sing for the residents of local nursing homes. She was a caregiver and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She loved animals and was an avid reader. Marilyn and Paul enjoyed vacationing in Wildwood, N.J., which they did for over 40 years. Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a son, John Hibshman and wife, Donna Anderson of Onalaska, Wis.; two daughters, Kay Lucas of Jonestown and Jill Rogers of Prospect Park; and seven grandchildren, Jariod, Dylan, Madison, Danielle, Matthew, Keaton, and Katey. She was preceded in death by a brother, David E. Buck, Jr.; two sisters, Catherine Mark and Dorothy Buck; and a grandson, Eric. Memorial services will be held on Friday at 12 p.m. from the Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, 618 E. Main St., Annville. Inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Lebanon County Humane Society, 150 N. Ramona Road, Myerstown, PA 17067 in Marilyn's memory. www.kreamerfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. - Annville
618 E. Main Street Annville, PA 17003
717-867-4811

Published in Lebanon Daily News on Mar. 2, 2014