Marilyn A. Heinbockel entered into Eternal Life on Friday, July 10, 2009. Marilyn was born on April 8, 1934 in Jersey City, NJ. She moved to Lyndhurst in 1960 where she raised her family. Marilyn loved and nurtured her family while she worked as an editor at Brown's Letters. She was a Den Mother for her boy's Boy Scout Troop at St. Michael's School and was a member of The Rosary Society at the church. She retired in December 1994 and moved to Ormond Beach, FL in January 1995 with her loving husband Ken. Marilyn was a volunteer at Florida Hospital at Ormond Beach for 14 years. She also knitted hats for the newborn babies at the hospital. She was a member of the Ormond Beach YMCA. Marilyn was a member of the Ormond Beach Bowling League. Marilyn enjoyed reading, doing puzzles and playing Scrabble. She loved being an usher at the Daytona Beach Theatre. She loved traveling with her husband and they especially loved cruises. Marilyn was a communicant of St. Brendan's By the Sea Roman Catholic Church where she was a member of the Rosary Society and the Women's Auxiliary.Most of all Marilyn treasured each and every moment spent with her loving husband, her children and grandchildren. Words cannot express how deeply she will be missed. Marilyn was the beloved daughter of the late Mary and William Sheldon; sister of the late William Sheldon, Edward Sheldon and Harry Sheldon. She is survived by her loving husband Kenneth; her sister Carolyn Sheldon; her beloved children Jane Cusmano and her husband John, Kenneth Heinbockel, Marilyn Loftus and her husband Robert, Mark Heinbockel and his wife Gail, Matthew Heinbockel and his wife Bethann; cherished grandchildren, John, Christopher, Megan, Daniel, Casey, Zachary, Luke and Noah; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral Friday at 9AM from the Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, 425 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst. Funeral Mass 10AM St. Michael's R.C. Church. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. In lieu of flowers, please send any donations to the American Cancer Society, 20 Mercer Street, Hackensack NJ 07601.