Bom-Wrapper

William Hess

William Hess

Thursday, May 17th, 1928 Monday, October 12th, 2020

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of William Hess, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of William Hess.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

William's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

William's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Obituary for William F. Hess

William F. Hess, 92, of Wall, NJ, died Monday, October 12, 2020, at Care One at Wall. Born to Leon C. and Louise in Jersey City, NJ, William was a graduate of William L. Dickenson High School.

William was drafted into the Army in 1950 and attended officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga. After graduating as a 2nd Lieutenant, he was assigned to 32nd Infantry Division in Korea. While still in Korea, he was promoted to 1st Lieutenant and was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. After returning home from Korea, William attended evening school and graduated from NYU School of Business. He was a retiree of American Can Co., Jersey City, and later, Carter-Wallace in Cranbury, NJ.

Mr. Hess was predeceased by his brother Donald Hess, formerly of South Carolina. He leaves his wife Rose and four children, Carol; Anne-Marie; Peter and his wife, Lisa; Linda Pedersen and her husband, Don, as well as two grandchildren, Alex and Victoria, and her husband, Richard Mastropole. He also leaves behind two great-grandchildren, Galliana and Terran Hess.

Memorial visitation will be Sunday, from 2-4 pm, with a funeral service to be held at 3:30 pm at the O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy 35 at New Bedford Rd., Wall. Private family services will be held at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Fulfill Food Bank, 3300 Rt. 66 Neptune, NJ.
For more information or to send condolences, please visit www.obrienfuneralhome.com.

Due to the Covid-19 executive orders of Gov. Murphy, please be mindful that all gatherings must follow capacity limitations, the wearing of masks, and the maintenance of social distancing.

Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for William

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, October 18th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, October 18th, 2020
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Service

    Sunday, October 18th, 2020 | 3:30pm
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, October 18th, 2020
    3:30pm
  • Interment

    Private
    BRICK, NJ

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Affiliations

  • Bronze Star
  • Purple Heart Award from the U.S. Military
  • United Nations Service Medal

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: FOODBANK OF MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES INC.

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about William. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Love Andrea, Bill, Brian, Liz and Rachel sent flowers to the family of William F. Hess.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Love Andrea, Bill, Brian, Liz and Rachel sent flowers to the family of William F. Hess.
Hand delivered by a local florist
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Love Michael Joseph D'Ancicco, Brother in law.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Flowers were purchased and a memorial tree planted for the family of William Hess.
Comment | Posted at 09:40am via Floral Arrangements
MD

michael dancicco

Love Michael Joseph D'Ancicco Brother in law
Posted at 10:48am
LR

Love Andrea, Bill, Brian, Liz and Rachel

Remembering you and "William Hess" in our minds and in our hearts.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Love Andrea, Bill, Brian, Liz and Rachel purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of William Hess.
Comment | Posted at 09:56pm via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: