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Dean W. Kriner, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Thursday April 13th, 2017
10:00am - 11:00am

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Dean W. Kriner, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Thursday April 13th, 2017
11:00am

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Harriet H. Hess

Harriet H. (Knouse) Hess, age 87, formerly of Shickshinny, died at 12 noon on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Bonham Nursing Center, Stillwater, where she resided since November, 2014.

Born on August 8, 1929 in Sugarloaf Township, she was a daughter of the late Charles F. and Desley M. (Stout) Knouse. She attended the former Sugarloaf High School before graduating from Benton High School in 1947.

She last resided in Shickshinny and spent most of her life in the Bethel Hill and Huntington Mills areas.

Harriet was a member of the Bethel Hill United Methodist Church and enjoyed singing when she attended church. She was also an avid butterfly collector.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Archibald Hess on Oct. 2, 2006; by a son, David Hess on Sept. 24, 2015; and by two sisters: Eva Marie Goss on Sept. 3, 2016 and an infant, Amy.

Harriet is survived by a son, Charles Hess, and his wife Diane, Sweet Valley; a daughter-in-law, Darlene Hess, Sweet Valley; five grandchildren: Rita, wife of Fred Bardo, Sweet Valley; Charles Hess, Jr., Berwick; Donna Jean Hess, Sweet Valley; Timothy Hess, Berwick; Brentley Hess, Sweet Valley; three great-grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Floyd L. Goss, Sweet Valley; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11 a. m. in the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Benton, with her pastor, Michael T. Bodek officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday from 10-11 a. m.

 


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A candle was lit in memory of Harriet Hess

Diane German Apr 11 2017 12:00 AM

We are sorry for your loss! Her smile always lit up the room. But we will see her again.And she will be Singing with the angels,and dancing on streets of gold!

Diane German Apr 11 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harriet Hess

Jean Rodriguez Apr 11 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Apr 11 2017 12:00 AM

Harriet will be miss by all, she always had the sweetest smile and love in her heart. Our prayer go out to the family at this time

Lyle & Dee Harvey Apr 11 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harriet Hess

JOANN YANCHICK Apr 10 2017 12:00 AM

GOD IS HOLDING YOU IN HIS LOVING HANDS. REST IN PEACE AUNT HARRIET.

RICHARD AND JOANN YANCHIC Apr 10 2017 12:00 AM