Philip Lee Hebb, 79, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at Ravenwood Nursing Care Center.
Born Feb. 19, 1938, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Chester I. Hebb and Margaret (Sweeney) Hebb, who preceded him in death.
He also was preceded in death by his brothers, Thomas Hebb and Stephen Hebb.
Philip graduated from Hagerstown High School in the class of 1956.
Upon graduation, he was employed by Cushwa Brick Yard as a mason. He later went to work for the Department of Corrections at RCI and MCTC and retired after 30 years as a lieutenant.
Philip was active in Washington County Civil Defense Rescue Co. 28.
He was always planning vacations. He and Judy traveled to Africa, Panama Canal, Alaska, Hawaii and too many more places to mention, as well as cruises.
He enjoyed flying, acquired his private pilot's license and owned a small plane for about eight years.
He was a lifetime member of Christ Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Judy (Heil) Hebb; daughter, Robin Sutton of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Tiffany Gillmore (Frank) of Hagerstown; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Jackson, Camden Gillmore and Marleigh Gillmore; sister-in-law, Bonnie Turner (William); aunt and uncle, Joan (Sweeney) and Keith Stemen of Hagerstown; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at 1 p.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery in Hagerstown.
Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
Online condolences may be made at www.minnichfh.com.