Ann Hess, 89, died March 2, at her home in Palm Springs, Calif. Ann was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Gil Hess. They shared a wonderful life that included building a business, travel, golf, fishing, entertaining, being active in local charities, retirement, enjoyment of their family and much love and laughter. She is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and grandnieces and nephews, that brought her great joy throughout her life.
Ann was a long-time resident of both Smith River and Palm Springs where she made many life-long friends. Family and friends were her passion and delight. She loved good food and socializing and she had a smile that could light up a room. She was loved by all who knew her. She lived her life to the fullest. She will be missed.
Time and date of services are March 23, 2013, 11 a.m. in San Jose, Calif.
Funeral Home info: Chapel of the Oaks, Oak Hill Memorial Park.
— Submitted by Family