Paul R. Hibbard, age 83 of Waupaca was born to eternal life on Thursday, September 29, 2011. Paul was born in Milwaukee on October 29, 1927, the son of the late Arlin & Juliana (Kish) Hibbard. On March 21, 1952, Paul married Bettie Baggett in Crown Point, IN. Paul served in the U.S. Marine Corp. during WW II. He was a detective for the City of Milwaukee Police and also a Waukesha Co. Medical Examiner before retirement. Paul is survived by his wife Bettie Hibbard, Waupaca; his sons, Dennis (Darlene) Hibbard, Waukesha and Daniel (Lori) Hibbard, Milwaukee; his 8 grandchildren, Kira, Kyle, Cory, Erin, Michael, Julia, Lauren and Kathrine; 4 great grandchildren and other relatives and dear friends. He was preceded in death by by parents and a daughter, Jacalyn Hibbard. Military Graveside Services will be on Saturday, October 15 at 11:30 AM at Spencer Lake Memorial Park Cemetery. Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.