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1983 William 2016

William "Will" P. Hess, Jr.

February 1, 1983 — December 30, 2016

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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