Esther M. Hess
Esther Marie Hess, 73, Paoli, died Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at 10:26 a.m. at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
Born June 1, 1942, in Marengo, she was the daughter of the late John and Geneva Stroud Moon.
She was a homemaker, a retired cook at Throop Elementary School, a former employee of Smith Cabinet Co., attended Mid-Town Church of Christ in Bedford and was co-founder of the former Pilot-Parent organization that helped parents of disabled children.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Marvin and Curt Moon, and a sister, Margie Madden.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Glennis Hess; three sons, Bryan Hess of Orleans, Chad Hess of Ferdinand and Brent Hess of Paoli; three daughters, Glenda Mahuron of Campbellsburg, Melissa Apple of Paoli and Marva Andrews; six brothers, Donald, Roger, Denny and Kevin Moon, all of Paoli, Gerald Moon of Mitchell and Raymond Moon of Hardinsburg; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Monday, Oct. 5, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Paoli Church of Christ.
Funeral: Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. at the church with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Arrangements: McAdams Mortuary in Paoli.