|Birth: ||Apr. 9, 1909|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||May 13, 2005|
GRACE EUGENIA HESS, 96, of Hagerstown, Maryland, died on Friday, May 13, 2005 at the home of her daughter in Boonsboro, Maryland.
Born April 9, 1909 in Kearneysville, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late James A. and Grace E. Muck Prather.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Owen Franklin Hess in 1988.
She was a member of the Grace Brethren Church in Hagerstown; a former member of the Rehoboth United Methodist Church in Williamsport; and a former member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Martinsburg, West Virginia where she taught Sunday School for twenty-five years.
She volunteered with Quincy Orphanage and Home, working with children, and in later years with adults. She was a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union.
She is survived by three daughters, Velma Jenkins of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, Glenda Stroop of Virginia, and Phyllis Spielman of Boonsboro, Maryland; one son, Harold E. Hess of Seymour, Indiana; ten grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by five sisters, and one brother.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Monday at the Minnich Funeral Home, 415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown. Rev. Dean Pryor will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park in Hagerstown.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 6 to 8 p. m., and on Monday before the service from 1:30 to 2:00 p. m.
Memorial donations may be made to the Grace Brethren Church, 837 Spruce Street, Hagerstown, Maryland 21740.
Source : The Minnich Funeral Home - Hagerstown, Washington Co., Maryland - May 2005
Cedar Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Melvin L. Halterman
Record added: Jan 30, 2012
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