Mae T. Hebb, 95

APRIL 14, 1917-JUNE 7, 2012

June 07, 2012
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Mae T. Hebb, 95, of Frederick, Md., and formerly of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012, at Frederick Memorial Hospital, Frederick.

She was born April 14, 1917, in Antietam, Md., to the late Benjamin Franklin and Cora Lucinda Pierce Hutson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Henry "Ted" Hebb Sr. in 1999.

She was a 1935 graduate of Boonsboro High School.

She was employed by L'Aiglon of Hagerstown, and London Fog of Boonsboro until retiring in 1982.

She was also employed with On Trac in Frederick for four years, Fairchild Aircraft as an inspector in Hagerstown and worked retail sales at Kohler Jewelers in Hagerstown.

She also helped open various McCrory's department stores along the East Coast.

She was also a notary public.

She was an avid gardener and was active in commemorations and celebrations relating to the Antietam National Battlefield.

She was a member of the Sharpsburg Church of God, Battlefield Bible Church, Fairplay, Md., and most recently the Ambassador Baptist Church in Frederick, and was very involved in all three churches.

She volunteered at Northampton Nursing Home after the passing of her husband, "Ted."

She was previously involved with the Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include, son, Theodore H. Hebb Jr. and his wife, Deanna, of New Market, Md.; grandson, Jeremy T. Hebb and his wife, Jessica, of Cary, N.C.; great-grandchildren, Ethan B. Hebb and Madelyne N. Hebb; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by three sisters, Alvirta V. Griffith, Pearl Lohman and Bessie Gross; and two brothers, Henry Hutson and Gardner Hutson.

The family expresses heartfelt thanks to their friends who have given so many prayers of support and encouragement during her struggle with Alzheimer's disease. The family also sincerely appreciates the support of the Fairview Chapel friends and to the loving caregivers at Golden Living Center.

The family also extends special thanks to the caring nurses and aides of floor 3G at Frederick Memorial Hospital for making her last days a peaceful experience.

The family will receive friends at the Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, Md., on Sunday, June 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. The funeral home will be open after noon on Sunday for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, June 11, at 11 a.m., with the Revs. Ray Moreland and Tom Frye officiating. Interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg.

Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011

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