- July 2, 1932 - April 23, 2012
- Zionsville, Indiana
of Marilyn's Passing
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“Hello Bob and family,
I was saddened to read of Marilyn's death.
I will always remember very fondly Marilyn's hospitality and, as at least one...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Father Tom Metzger - Noblesville , IN
I am sorry for your loss. It has been many years since I have seen you but I remember when my son played high school football I ran into you...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Teresa Hughes - Yorktown, IN
“The picture you have chosen is always how i remember Marilyn, with a smile on her face. Marilyn and Bob were such great people and I couldn't wait...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: steve kavanaugh - friend
My deepest condolences go out to you and your family during this very difficult time. I will be out of town on Thursday and I'm so sorry I won...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Joe Lee
“Gary, your mom was the best. I remember always being welcome at your house when we were growing up. Your mom supported us in all of our sports...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: John Spees - Simpsonville, SC
“Dear Bob and Family. I have many fond memories of Marilyn. I first met her when we moved to Zionsville and I went to St. Al's. We became friends...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dixie (Martin) Utter - Eddyville, KY
I am so sorry to hear about Marilyn's passing. Please know that you and your family will be in my heart and prayers.
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jill Leatherman - Zionsville, IN
I was so sorry to hear of Marilyn's passing. I just wanted you to know I am thinking of you and send you my condolences. I have some...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Christy Pierce - Indianapolis, IN
“Dear Rabb Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - IN
Marilyn Horan Rabb passed away April 23, 2012 in her North Fort Myers, Fl. home. She is preceded in death by her parents, Paul Horan and Mary Horan Tierney; her three brothers, Bob, Paul and Joe Horan.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert K. Rabb; their five children, Gary (Debbie Born), Dan (Peg Porter), Jim (Paula Weaver), Bill (Lisa Petrosky) and Mary Rabb; her eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Marilyn is also survived by her two sisters, Patty Horan Gandolph, Eileen Horan Riedman; several nieces and nephews.
Marilyn graduated from St. Mary's Academy of Indianapolis, in 1950, and began working in several administration jobs; she finished her career as the secretary at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church in 1992.
Marilyn was an avid fan of Notre Dame Football and she also enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, playing golf, working crossword puzzles, reading a good book as well as watching any kind of sports on TV.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 3pm to 7pm at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, 1870 W. Oak St., Zionsville with a Mass of Resurrection beginning at 7 pm. Private burial will be Friday morning at Hutton Cemetery, rural Zionsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are encouraged to be made to the Little Sister of the Poor at St. Augustine's Home for the Aged, 2345 W. 86th St., Indianapolis, IN 46260 and/or to Father Terry Hoppenjans who has been serving the needs of the poor in the Appalachian Mountains for over 55 years. 100% of all contributions go to those who are less fortunate. Please send donation to: Father Terry Hoppenjans c/o St. Michael's Catholic Church 720 Washington Avenue, Paintsville, KY 41240.
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