Lawrence Hess

HESS, Lawrence Henry, 61, of Weirton passed away Thursday, August 15, 2013 in his residence. He was the husband of Samee Miller Hess.

Born on August 22, 1951 in Steubenville, Ohio he was a son of the late Mary Hess Bellamy and was raised by Elmer and Tootsie O’Neil.

Larry served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired from the U.S. Navy as a decorated chief warrant officer in May of 1995, his military career spanned from March 1971 to May 1995. He later worked for the U.S. Postal Service as an electronic technician until his retirement in 2010.

In addition to his wife he is survived by a son, Erych Hess (Kim) of Virginia Beach VA; a daughter, Chelsea Hess of Weirton; a brother, Michael E. Knight of Toronto, OH; two sisters, Linda Bellamy of Toronto, OH and Alice Bellamy of Steubenville, OH and 10 nieces and nephews.

Public graveside services will be held on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, 1158 Morgan Rd. Bridgeville, PA 15017.

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