William “Will” P. Hess, Jr.

Feb 1st, 1983 - Dec 30th, 2016

Visitation:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Jan. 6th, 2017 10 am

Service:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Jan. 6th, 2017 10:30 am

Burial:

San Carlo Cemetery

Fri, Jan. 6th, 2017

William “Will” P. Hess, Jr., 33, of Marion, passed away on Friday, December 30, 2016 at 8:58 am at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. 

Will was born February 1, 1983 in Murphysboro the son of William, Sr. and Susan (Lukesh) Hess.  

 

He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marion and the Knights of Columbus. 

 

Survivors include his;

 

Daughter – Gracie of Carterville

 

Parents – William and Susan Hess, Sr. of Marion

 

Sister – Jessica Hess of St. Louis, Missouri

 

Brother – Matthew Hess of Herrin

 

Brother – Nicholas Hess and Fiancé Jenni Ozga of Morgan Town, West Virginia

 

Paternal Grandparents – William and Grace Hess of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Niece – Addison Hess of Marion

Uncle – Robert Hess of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

 

Aunt & Uncle – Janet and Ron Megen and family of Ashville, North Carolina 

 

Preceded by his Maternal Grandparents – John and Frances Lukesh and Uncle Brian Hess 

 

Memorial services will be Friday, January 6, 2017 at 10:30 am at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion with Father Richard Mohr officiating.  Inurnment will follow at San Carlo Cemetery in Herrin.  Visitation will be Friday from 10 am until the time of service at the funeral home. 

 

For those who prefer memorials may be made to the Marion Knights of Columbus.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, Illinois  62959.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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13 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Jerry Pulley

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 2, 2017

    I’m so sorry for your loss. It’s hard to find the words in moments like this. Will was a wonderful young man, he’ll be greatly missed!

  • Guest: Rudy & Debe Amaro

    From: Carterville, Illinois

    Date: January 2, 2017

    We are so very sorry for the loss of your son Will. We are at a loss for the right things to say, except that both of you and your family will be in our prayers.

  • Guest: Dawn

    From: , Illinois

    Date: January 3, 2017

    To the family and friends of William Hess, I extend my condolence. Always remember the Bible’s promise that all in the grave will be resurrected back to an earth where pain and death will be gone. (John 5:28,29; Revelation 21:4) To answer the question “Can the Dead Really Live Again?” click or type the following urls into your browser: tinyurl.com/mezwv23 and tinyurl.com/jyp4yl4

  • Guest: Scott, Gayle, Shelby, and Connor Phelps

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 3, 2017

    We are so saddened to hear about your loss!! Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers today and everyday!!!

  • Guest: Dave & Julie Bowlby

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 3, 2017

    We are so very sorry for your great loss. May God give you the strength and comfort you all need during this difficult time. You are all in our prayers!

  • Guest: Iona Duvall

    From: Port St Lucie, Florida

    Date: January 4, 2017

    Dr. Hess and family, I am so sorry to see the passing of your son. What a cute little boy he was. I am sending my sympathy and prayers as you go through this grieving process. So sorry for your loss. Your former patient, Iona Duvall

  • Guest: Orval & Dorothy Williams

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 4, 2017

    We are thinking of your family at this time. So sorry for your loss. Orval & Dorothy.

  • Guest: Treva Purnell

    From: MARION, Illinois

    Date: January 4, 2017

    So very sorry for your loss

  • Guest: Robert and Cheryl Trench

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 4, 2017

    Dr. Hess and Sue ~ We send our deepest sympathy to you and all of your family on the death of your son Will. Prayers for peace and comfort now and in the days ahead. Bob and Cheryl Trench

  • Guest: thom & Nancy ivastanin

    From: Creal Springs, Illinois

    Date: January 6, 2017

    Finding words to comfort is as difficult as opening an unbrella to keep you dry during a hurricane. We can only offer prayers…your faith will do the rest.

  • Guest: Cortney Hanks-Lanphear

    From: Tunnel Hill, Illinois

    Date: January 6, 2017

    So sorry for your loss. I went to school with Will, he was truly one of a kind. Enjoyed him so much! Your family is in my thoughts & prayers.

  • Guest: Fou from BugsyCrew

    From: , Illinois

    Date: January 8, 2017

    Its so heartbreaking Will was an great guy helped so much People… The World lost an such rare Man like him.. He will be forever in my mind i’m so sorry for your loss..

  • Guest: Sammy

    From: Vienna, Illinois

    Date: January 8, 2017

    Rest in peace buddy!