Marilyn Horan Rabb passed away April 23, 2012 in her North Fort Myers, Fla. 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 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, 1870 W. Oak St., with a Mass of Resurrection beginning at 7 p.m. Private burial will be Friday morning, May 4, at Hutton Cemetery.. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are encouraged to be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor at St. Augustine's Home for the Aged, 2345 W. 86th St., Indianapolis, 46260 and/or to Father Terry Hoppenjans, who has been serving the needs of the poor in the Appalachian Mountains for more than 55 years. 100 percent 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 Ave., Paintsville, Ky. 41240.
Published on  May 2, 2012