Fred Hess

February 19, 1916 - March 2, 2009
Fred Hess

Fred Hess, 93, of Hendersonville, NC, died Monday, March 2, 2009 at the Charles George VA Medical Center Hospice.

He came to the United States with his parents in 1926 and served in the US Army during World War II.

He lived most of his life in New York and retired in Florida. For the past 18 months, he had lived with his daughter and son-in-law in Hendersonville.

He is survived by his son, Jerrold Hess, of Hendersonville; daughter, Judy Hilliard, of Hendersonville; and granddaughter, Katie Hilliard, of New York City.

No services are planned.


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  • March 26, 2009
    Emily(Berg) Knoles says:
    Just wanted to say how much I will miss you grandpa Fred. You and Grandma Lillian are always in my heart and I will think of you often. All my best to your family, I hope your last days were filled with love and warmth. Love always, Emily