Richard M. Hess

At age 77, Richard M. Hess passed away on Thursday, May 1, 2014.

He was the loving father of Daniel “Danny” (Sheri), Lynne “Eenie” (Deb Deppeler), Becky “Beckabock” (Brent) Christenson, David “Vido” and Andrea “ArAr” (John) Roth; giving grandfather of Jason, Troy, Trevor, Tyler, Max, Rachel, Alaina and Tajenay; brother of Michael (Dianne); and brother-in-law of Dave (Jean) Geszvain. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard O. and Genevieve “Vi”.

Richard was born in Milwaukee. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking and mushroom and ginseng hunting.

He loved the outdoors and was a mason who specialized in stone.

A special thank you to Purity Dialysis, Dr. Elangovan, and his longtime caregiver, Susan. Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at