Marilyn F. Hill, 81, a lifetime resident of Wabash, passed away at 7:27 p.m. on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at her home. She was born on May 30, 1940, in Wabash, to the late Howard and Lillian (Frye) Coon.
Marilyn married Fred Hill on February 23, 1957. In 1979, Marilyn retired from General Tire in Wabash. Marilyn had a strong faith in God and adored her family. Marilyn will be happy to see her friend of 50 years, Phyllis Maples, in heaven.
Marilyn was a sport enthusiast and was the number 1 fan of her grandchildren. Marilyn also enjoyed the Little League World series, and she was a Dodgers Fan.
Marilyn is survived by her loving husband, Fred; one son, Fred E. Hill, of Indianapolis; three daughters, MaDonna J. (Pat Moede) Hill, of OshKosh, Wisconsin, Rhonda (David) Burns, of Wabash and Tonna (Stanley) Hudson, of Warsaw; two sisters, Doris Hirschy, of Decatur and MaryEllen (Edward) Happel, of Springhill, Florida; nine grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at McDonald Funeral Homes, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992 with Pastor Tim Prater officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Lawns Cemetery in Wabash.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at the funeral home.
McDonald Funeral Homes, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana, 46992, has been trusted with Marilyn Hill's final arrangements.
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