James R. Hess, 89 of The Villages, FL, formerly of Marshall passed away January 23, 2020.
Jim was an avid sports fan and a graduate of Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. He was the oldest son of Donald and Marguerite Hess of Marshall, Michigan. He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings Donna Rapp and Ron Hess.
He is survived by his daughter Marti, son-in-law Brad Moody and two grandchildren, Larry and Ansley. Nieces Paula Miller and Diane Rapp and nephew Tim Rapp.
Jim was a high school football referee for 40 years. He enjoyed golfing and driving people to the airport. He was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Services were held in Florida.
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