Joan Hess of New Windsor, entered into rest Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital-Newburgh Campus. She was 88 years old.
The daughter of the late Austin and Alice Kane Shanfelter, Joan was born March 2, 1927 in Rochester, NY.
Survivors include her daughters; Barbara O'Hara and husband, Dale of Charleston, SC and Nancy Hess of New York City, sister, Louise Smith of Utica, NY. In addition to her parents, Joan was predeceased by her husband, Robert Hess, a brother, Austin and sister, Marjorie.
Visitation for family and friends will take place, Monday, August 24th from 11 a.m. to Noon at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd. (Route 32) Newburgh, NY. Funeral service will commence at Noon following visitation. Reverend Bruce Baker will officiate.
Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Route 9W, Newburgh.