Sep. 18, 1995 Moline Rock Island County Illinois, USA
Bessie's obituary appears in the Quad-City Times, Rock Island, Illinois.
In 1951 in Cambridge, Henry County, Illinois, Bessie married Mosman Leroy Deppe.
During her life, Bessie was employed as an assembler at the former Gale Products, Galesburg. She enjoyed crocheting and gardening.
Bessie died at age 67 in Trinity Medical Center-East Campus, Moline.
The obiutary lists the following survivors: her husband, Leroy; a daughter, Lori (Mrs. Adrian) McCrary, Sherrard; sons, Michael Deppe, Swedona, and Roger Hurt and Gale Hurt, both of Oquawka; 12 grandchildren; four great-grand-children; sisters, Eddie Lee Schisler and Donna Gray, both of Abingdon, Anna Homer, Gainsville, Texas, and her twin sister, Betty Phipps, Galesburg; and brothers, Howard Hook, St. Augustine, Herb Hook, of Missouri, John Hook, Gainsville, James Hook Jr. and Leonard Hook, both of Abingdon, Robert Hook, Herman, Henry Hook, London Mills, Jessie Hook, Galesburg, and David Hook, Burlington, Iowa.
Bessie was preceded in death by a son, David.
Funeral services were at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, Alpha. Burial was in Alpha Cemetery.