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HESS, William A.

HESS, William A.

HESS - William A. April 12, 2016, of Derby, NY, beloved husband of the late Rosemary (nee Feist); loving father of William A. Hess, Jr., Teresa (David) Ganczak, Marianne Brown, Marjorie Cosola and Kathryn (Clifford) Juhl; dear grandfather of six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; brother of the late Robert and Georgia Mae. Family will receive friends today, Sunday, April 17 from 4-7 PM at The Bluffs Manor House, 6462 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, April 18 at 10 AM in Blessed John Paul II Church (2052 Lakeview Rd.) Please assemble at church. Arrangements by NIGHTENGALE FUNERAL HOME. Bill was partner in Hess & Gorey Architects and a decorated member of the Erie County Sheriff's Scientific Staff. After being drafted into the St. Louis Cardinal's minor league system he proudly served his country as a Ball-Turret Gunner during WWII as part of the US Army Air Corps. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to charity of your choice. Share condolences with the family at

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