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Visitation


Tuesday August 2nd, 2016
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Wednesday August 3rd, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service


Wednesday August 3rd, 2016
1:00pm

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Robert J Hess

Robert J Hess, 86, of South Dayton entered into rest Wednesday July 27, 2016

He was born October 17, 1929 in Buffalo, NY to the late Clarence and Pauline Hess.

Robert and his wife Ruth raised their family of five children in Hamlet, NY owning and operating a dairy farm of registered Holstein cows until they moved to Shelbyville, TN in 1977.   They operated a farm for the next thirty years and lived in the Wheel Community, then in 2008 relocating back to South Dayton to be near family.  Robert belonged to the antique auto club, Tractor puller association, Moose lodge of Shelbyville, TN and was an avid bowler. Robert won many awards associated with these clubs.

Loving husband to the late Ruth A. Seiffert; father to Rodney Hess of Hillsboro, TN, Sandra (Kenneth) Cross of Forestville, Linda Logan of Cherry Creek, Dayle (David) Barnes of South Dayton and Althea (Terry) Libby of Cherry Creek; brother to Clarence (Mickie) Hess of Silver Creek, NY; 11 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister Norma Mullen and two infant sons.

Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio-Hills Funeral Chapel 478 route 83, Balcom Corners South Dayton Tuesday from 4 PM to 8 PM and Wednesday from 12PM to 1PM with a service to immediately follow.

The family suggests memorials to the South Dayton Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 88, South Dayton, NY 14138




Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hess

Mark and Christine Johnson Aug 5 2016 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Love you Dayle and Althea!

Mark and Christine Johnson Aug 5 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear of Bob"s passing. Many good memories of him and Ruthie, with Moonie and Norma. RIP

Betty Ebling Aug 1 2016 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Aug 1 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hess

Dale and Kathy Hillebert Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

My condolences to you and your family. it is always tough to lose a parent, but he is now in a good place with your mom. Prays are with you and your family.

Pat Killock Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hess

Bob and Laurie Crowell Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

Sympathy to Barney and Dayle and families

Bob and Laurie Crowell Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hess

Buckie Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hess

Janine Chapman Jul 28 2016 12:00 AM

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