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Charles T. "Teddy" Hebbler Obituary


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“I hope you are still out there in the universe painting beautiful colorful paintings Ted. Your creativity and kindness will be missed. ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: Reb Frost - Verdun, Canada

“My wife and I had the pleasure of meeting Ted in July of 2012. We brought him some coffee and Tony Chachere's! What a wonderful life he had. Thanks...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Trent and Sheridan Henley - TX

“Isla Mujeres will never be the same. Ted brought so much joy and friendship to so many residents here. He will be missed as a friend to all that he...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: David Waddell - Friend

“Isla Mujeres will never be the same. Ted brought so much joy and friendship to so many residents here. He will be missed as a friend to all that he...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: David Waddell - Friend

“ssssoooo sorry for your loss ted carried a huge wave of incredible karma with him ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: DARRELL FREY lisa lorio - LA

“Praying for you and your family. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Rachelle Dandry Young - TN

“George and family, just found out from Jay Romig about Teddy - truly a great guy and terrific athlete, just like his brother. Condolences to all. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Tommy Martinez - Houston, TX

“George and Family! I'm so sorry I was out of town for the services..After reading about Teddy's life it sounds like he had a big heart, which must...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: dick gautreaux - mandeville, LA

“I do remember having the pleasure of speaking with Teddy several times in the student lobby during our lunch break in the 11th grade at DLS. He...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Louis Chisholm - New Orleans, LA

“So sorry to hear the news . Always smiling and happy to c u, great guy!!! ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Bobby Hogan - Buffalo, NY

“Sorry to hear about Ted... I was going to go have a beer and shoot some pool as soon as things got caught up with work... I just found out today (12...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Vernon Walker - metairie, LA

“Wishing our lives after baseball could have been as close as we were durng baseball. Will miss you big time. Prayers for you Teddy and your family....Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Lionel Gele - Harahan, LA

“George and Greg, Condolences and sympathies from the O'Krepki Family. Please know you will be in our thoughts and prayers. I will always...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Rick O'Krepki - Covington, LA , LA

“One of the nicest Guys I ever met. Great Baseball player RIP my friend Nash Barreca ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Nash Barreca Jr. - Broussard, LA

“Greg and George - I am so sorry for your loss. My memories of Teddy are those of his great big smile and of his gracious acknowldegments whenever he...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Steven Arbour - Old Friend

“Dearest Nancy and George- So sorry to hear of your loss - Please know that I will keep your families in my thoughts and prayers. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Pam Nastasi - Metairie, LA

“I'm glad I got to know you, share your email pictures from all your travels. You were a kind and thoughtful person and all who knew you will miss you...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Kathy Copping - New Orleans,, LA

“Dear Hebbler Family, I am so sorry for your lost. Ted always had a special place in my heart and I know he is in heaven. He was a great guy and...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Denise (Aucoin) Balint - Kenner, LA

“So sorry I am working out of town this weekend- would love to pay my respects to Teddy, condolences to his family, and see old friends. I'll always...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: David Pousson - Slidell, LA

“Dear "little" Ted, Aunt Peggy, Nancy, Susie, George, Greg (and families), I didn't see Ted often , but when I did he always had a smile and...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Joyce - cousin

“Dear Nancy and Family, We were saddened to hear of your brother's passing. You've shared stories with us about his travels and artistic talents,...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Linden and Karen Waguespack - UT

“The entire staff of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home would like to extend their sincere condolences to the family. ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Bob Gentry


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Charles T. "Teddy" Hebbler, age 59, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2012. Loving father of Ted Hebbler and beloved son of Margaret "Peggy" Hebbler and the late George P. Hebbler, Sr. Survived by his siblings, Nancy H. Fortier (Fred), Susan H. Frisard (Joe), George P., Jr. (Linda) and Greg (Marion) and many nephews, nieces and friends. A graduate of St. Dominic grammar school, DeLaSalle High School, Charity Hospital School of Radiologic Technology and certification from Ochsner Hospital as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist. A true New Orleanian who cherished his youth growing up in Lakeview, the art, music and ambience of the French Quarter and his travels and days living in the Virgin Islands, Spain, Poland and Isla Mujeres. Teddy never met a stranger, loved his family, and his dear old friends. A free spirit who cherished and loved life and lived it to the fullest. He was a kind, sensitive and caring man who will be dearly missed by all who knew him. Teddy, in his younger days, was a great athlete and he was most proud to be a member of the 1968 NORD-MB Babe Ruth World Championship team and to his selection to the 1971 All State Baseball Team. No matter where he traveled, he faithfully followed his beloved LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints. Unknown to many, Teddy was an accomplished artist and his paintings have been shown worldwide.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Funeral Mass at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Friday, December 7, 2012 at 11:00 AM. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM. Inurnment at St. Patrick Cemetery .
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers masses or donations to the Humane Society of New Orleans, P.O. Box 13090, New Orleans, LA 70118, Ozanam Inn, P.O. Box 30565, New Orleans, LA 70190 or Sisters Servants of Mary, 5001 Perlita St., New Orleans, LA 70122. Please visit and sign the family guestbook at www.lakelawnmetairie.com.