Ebell, Hildegard Franziska Cardaun, Athens, GA

Passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2013. A native of Duisburg, Germany. Mrs. Ebell was the daughter of the late Franz and Gertrud Wirtz Cardaun. Mrs. Ebell was a realtor with Coldwell Banker and Re/Max in Saginaw, Michigan, where she lived for over 20 years, followed by residence in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Osprey, Florida. She was active in her community, volunteering with the PTA, Meals on Wheels, Planned Parenthood, and International Neighbors, among other groups. Mrs. Ebell loved to read, attend the opera and theater, and enjoy the company of her friends and family. She was preceded in death by her sister Annemarie Hayn and a grandchild, Lukas Willem Bierema Ebell. Memorial services will be held on September 14 at 11 am at the Day Chapel at the Botanical Garden. Survivors include her husband of 56 years Herbert O. Ebell; Children; Mark H. Ebell and Monique C. Ebell; Sister; Renate Wilke; and Grandchildren; Anna and Noa Ebell. Lord and Stephens, West has charge of arrangements.