Monday, September 20th, 2010
Adella M. Hess, 94, St. Henry, died at 11:15 a.m. Sept. 18, 2010, at the Gardens at St. Henry.
She was born Jan. 22, 1916, in Cassella to Henry and Mary Kemper Grevenkamp. On May 8, 1946, she married Urban F. Hess, who died March 26, 2002.
Surviving are two children, Donald (Donna) Hess, St. Henry, and Patricia (Harold) Krieg, Fort Recovery; a brother, Urban (Alice) Grevenkamp, Celina; four sisters-in-law, Rita (Ben) Hoying, Montezuma, Eleanor Hess, Coldwater, Addy Hess, St. Henry, and Mary Hess, Coldwater; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two sisters, Alma Stelzer and Alvina Grevenkamp; three brothers, Herbert, Gregor and Linus Grevenkamp; five brothers-in-law, Jerry Hess, Vic Hess, Art Hess, Ernie Beckstedt and Ed Stelzer; two sisters-in-law, Monica Grevenkamp and Bertha Beckstedt; and two great-grandchildren.
She was a member of the St. Henry Catholic Church and its Altar Rosary Sodality in St. Henry. She was a member of the St. Henry American Legion Auxiliary and the Catholic Knights in Cassella. She worked in the cafeteria at St. Henry schools and at Beckman and Gast Canning Company in St. Henry and Buckeye Overall Company in Coldwater.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Tom Hemm officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in St. Henry.
Condolences can be left at hogenkampfh.com.