~ Hess

Intelligencer: 10/9/1931 Hess, Mrs. Mary, 71,  Died: 9/30/1931

Mrs. Mary Hess, Richlandtown, died on Wednesday evening, at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs Isben Strawsnyder. Mrs. Hess was the widow of Franklin Hess, who died a little more than a year ago. She was a native of Bucks county, having been bom in Springfield township, and lived there for the greater part of her life. She is survived by the following children: Mrs. Isben Strawsnyder and Mrs. Eugene Reinhard, Quakertown; Mrs. Homer Wentz, Quakertown R. D. 2; Mrs. Martin L. Heller, Allentown; Harvey F. and Edward H. Hess, Richlandtown. One sister, Mrs. Lizzie Weaver, Passer; 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren also survive.


Sarah Ella Hess

Sarah Ella Hess, 82, formerly of Dublin and Bedminster, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2001 in the Rockhill Mennonite Community, West Rockhill Township. She was the wife of Frank L. Hess. The couple observed their 64th wedding anniversary on Jan. 23. Born in Bedminster Township, she was the daughter of the late William H. and Carrie (Slotter) Beer.

She was a 1935 graduate of Sell-Perk High School. She was a member of St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Kellers Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years, was a former Sunday School pianist, and a member of the Church Quilters. In addition to her husband, surviving are a son



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