2011-11-03 / Obituaries

Joseph C. Hess

Needmore, 62

Joseph C. Hess, 62, formerly of Needmore, and currently a resident of Menno Haven Nursing Home, died Friday, October 28, 2011, at Chambersburg Hospital.

He was born February 8, 1949, in Waynesboro, to James and Martha (Snyder) Hess Sr.

He had worked on the family farm and then worked for Hepburns Orchard in Hancock, Md.

He is survived by his two sisters: Margaret Ann (Jerel) Gregory of Harrisonville and Harriett “Holly” Fisher of Breezewood.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers and one sister.

Interment was held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, November 2, 2011, at Pleasant Ridge Church of the Nazarene Cemetery. Rev. Dan Porterfield officiated.

A memorial service will be held on November 1, at 11 a.m., at Sideling Hill Christian Church on Sipes Mill Road, Harrisonville, with Rev. Bill Swope officiating.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 725 Norland Ave, Chambersburg, is handling the arrangements.

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