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Agnes Hess

December 4, 2018 03:03 pm Updated: December 4, 2018 03:21 pm

Agnes Hess, 90, of Claverack passed away Monday December 3, in Philmont. Born October 15, 1928 in Mamaroneck, NY, she is the daughter of Raymond and Agnes (McMahon) McGeough.

Agnes was a Registered Nurse at Columbia Memorial Hospital for many years. She was also a Social Worker for Columbia County and she retired as the Administrator of Pine Haven Nursing Home.

She is survived by her daughter Maureen Hess of Claverack and her sister Anna Enright of Rhinebeck.

Agnes was predeceased by her husband John H. Hess, former Chairman of the Columbia County Board of Supervisors, son Michael Hess, daughter Sharon Hess and sister Kathleen Healy.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday December 7, at 11:00am from Holy Trinity St. Mary’s Parish. Interment will be in Cedar Park Cemetery. There are no visitation hours.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Agnes’ name are welcome to be made to the Columbia Greene Humane Society 125 Humane Society Road Hudson, NY 12534.