Gertrude Mae “Gertie” <I>Newcomer</I> Hess

Gertrude Mae “Gertie” Newcomer Hess

Butler, Richland County, Ohio, USA
Death 24 Jan 1956 (aged 84)
Butler, Richland County, Ohio, USA
Burial Bellville, Richland County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 58909730 · View Source
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BUTLER- MRS. GERTRUDE NEWCOMER HESS, 84, a lifelong resident of Richland County whose parents were early settlers in Worthington Township, died at her home in Butler last night after a fifteen month illness.

Mrs. Hess was the last living charter member of the Butler Methodist Church.

She was born southwest of Butler, August 18, 1871, the daughter of John and Anna Newcomer. Mrs. Hess lived in Butler and vicinity all her life with the exception of ten years spent in Shelby.

Her husband George, died in 1945.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. T.L. Odum of Cleveland and Mrs. Clifford Heffelfinger of Butler; three sons, Bert and Harold, both of Butler, and Virgil of Mansfield; nine grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. Harry J. Young, pastor of Central Methodist Church in Mansfield, at the Snyder Funeral Home in Butler at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in the Bellville Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Judy Farst
  • Added: 19 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58909730
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gertrude Mae “Gertie” Newcomer Hess (18 Aug 1871–24 Jan 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58909730, citing Bellville Cemetery, Bellville, Richland County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Judy Farst (contributor 47238119) .