Obituary: Maryanne Musbek-Hilker, age 50, of Maryville, Tenn., formerly of Shelton

Maryanne Musbek-Hilker, age 50, of Maryville, formerly of Shelton, CT, entered heaven on Monday, November 28, 2016 at the family home with her family by her side.

Devoted wife of Charles Hilker and loving mother of Gabrielle and Emily Hilker. She was born in Bridgeport Hospital on April 8, 1966.

She graduated from Stratford High School in 1984. She worked at Kamin Industries, Connecticut Yankee Council (BSA), and East Tennessee Personal Care as a caregiver. She was a Boy Scout leader, Girl Scout, and Girl Scout mom.

She enjoyed camping, Bears, her cat named Katherine, family time, and volunteering.

Survivors include: parents, Tom & Pat Musbek; sister, Brenda Pastor; brother-in-law, Jack Fernandes; nephew, Andrew Fernandes; mother-in-law, Betty Hilker, brother-in-law, Bob Hilker & wife, Maryalice Hilker; nephews, Rob (Jen) Hilker and Nick (Andrea) Hilker; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and good friends.

Please make donations to: American Cancer Society, Jill Rollins, Memorial Chair, 2330 Chesterfield Drive, Maryville, TN 37803.

Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Grandview Cemetery.

Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, Tenn., 865-983-1000,