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William Jacob "Bill" Hess

September 21, 1929 - May 7, 2021

William Jacob Hess, 91, went to be with the Lord on May 7, 2021 at  home in Virginia Beach.

William was born in Shamokin, PA on September 21, 1929 to Henry Harrison and Alice Mary Hess. He enlisted in the military and traveled all over the world, honorably serving in the United States Army. He served for the postal service for 20 years in Philadelphia, before settling in Virginia Beach to be closer to family.

He is predeceased by his parents and godparents, Jacob and Mabel Bordell. Left to cherish his memory are his sisters, LaRue Wright and Dolores Marie Machik; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on May 24th at 12:00 PM at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Virginia Beach.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Monday, May 24, 2021

Time: 12:00 pm


St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church

5345 Virginia Beach Blvd,
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

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