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Roberta Hess, Casey County, KY/New York native (1942-2018)

She was a native of Mt. Kisco, NY, and a resident of Liberty, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Robert & Catherine Doyle Mercer. Her husband, William Samuel Hess, survives. She leaves seven direct living descendants. She was a nurse. Her final resting place will be at St. Bernard Catholic Church Cemetery in Clementsville, KY
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Roberta Hess age 75, of Liberty, KY, passed away on Sunday January 28th, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Mount Kisco, NY on June 1, 1942 a daughter of the late Robert and Catherine Doyle Mercer.

Funeral Services will be held 10amCT/11amET, Friday February 2, 2018 at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 5075 KY 551, Clementsville, KY. Deacon Joseph Dant officiating. Burial will in the St. Bernard Cemetery, beside the church. Visitation will be held 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET, Thursday February 1, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY.

Roberta Hess, Casey County, KY/New York native (1942-2018)

Roberta Hess was born in Mount Kisco, Westchester County, NY on Monday, June 1, 1942. She was a daughter of the late Robert & Catherine Doyle Mercer. She died Sunday January 28, 2018, in Liberty, Casey County, KY at the age of 75 years, seven months, and 27 days.

Roberta was a Nurse.

Survivors include:
  • Her spouse: William Samuel Hess

  • Three sons: Bill Hess of Liberty, KY; Robert & (Christina) Hess of Toma, WI; and John & (Katrina) Hess of Liberty, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Hannah, Kira, Aryona and Eli

  • One brother: Joseph Mercer of Ohio

  • Two sisters: Mary Elizabeth Rahilly of Hopewell Junction, NY; and Dorothy Pittington of Wyoming
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one son, William John Hess; one grandson, Kyler Morgan Hess; and one brother, Father John Mercer.

Send condolences to the family of Roberta Hess

Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements

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