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“Can't tell you how much we miss you. I think of you often as I see you in our granddaughter Avery's smile and that little devilish twinkle in her eye...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Lucy Strandberg - Port Huron

“I knew Kathy and Gigi from my CMU days. So enjoyed my lunches with them ! Every time I hear Linda Ronstadt's DIfferent Drum....I think of you two....Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Steve Holdiman - Odenton, D, MD

“We light a candle in your honor. Rest In Peace Kathy, we will miss you until we meet again. Love, Ron, Donia, & Aaron ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: Ron Bailey - Crestview, FL

“Dear Gig, Todd, Troy, and family,Kathy was such a sweet, loving soul who will be forever missed by those blessed to have known her. Please accept our...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Ron Bailey - Crestview, FL

“Todd, Troy and family - I am so sorry to hear about your mothers' passing. She was so kind to us when we first came to Fort Trodd in 2015. We were...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Renee and Paul Beauchamp - Clyde, MI

“Kathy left this world a better place for all who loved her! May God bring you peace knowing she is wrapped in his arms.Dave and Karen Klink ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Troy, Todd and Gig, Words cannot express how deeply sadden we are for Kathy's passing, and for your loss. Please except our condolences, friendship...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: John & Lucy strandberg - Davis,, CA

“Todd, Troy, & Gigi,Please accept our deepest condolesense for your loss. Kathy was a wonderful, kind, special person who will certainly brighten up...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Terry Clark - Monroe, MI

“Dear Todd, Troy and Gigi,We are so sorry about Kathy's passing. Ceci has many fond memories of younger school days and I remember always being so...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Bob and Ceci Gallagher - Atlanta, GA

“Todd and deepest sympathies to you and your families. Your mom was a great person and she will be missed by all who knew her. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Todd Sass - Ann Arbor, MI

“Troy and Todd, I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. I'm thinking about you during this difficult time. It's been many years since I've seen her,...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Amber Gallagher - Atlanta, GA

“I send my deepest sympathy to Troy and Todd plus Gigi Baily, her twin sister. Troy and Todd, you had such a wonderful mother. I have many great...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Kathy Hall - Port Huron, MI

“I never personally met Kathy, I only know countless of wonderful people who did know her. I personally want to thank Todd for what he and his mom...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Wendy Albright - Macomb, MI

“So sorry to hear of the passing of this beautiful woman. She gave a smile to everyone she met. Will miss her dearly. Sincere condolences to the...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Katen and Bruce Duff - Friend

“Sorry to hear the loss of you mom Todd. We will be praying for you in you time of loss.Terry & Kathy Hillger ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Terry Hillger - Burtchville, MI

“I am very sorry to hear this sad news. I did not know Kathy very well, but I know from our short conversations and from everyone who did know her...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Kathy Todaro - Clinton Township, MI

“Hearing about your loss has deeply saddened both of us. We have been at Fort Trodd for seven years and always looked forward to seeing Kathy every...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Pam and Rick Pfeuffer - MI

“John and I are so very sorry for your loss. We pray God comforts your family and gives you peace and strength throughout this very difficult time. ...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: John and Kathy Mills - MI

“My deepest and sincere condolences. I absolutely adored and admired Kathy. ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Shawne Schulz - Chesterfield, MI

“Dear Hess Family,We are so sorry for your loss, and pray for God's comfort. May your wonderful memories together help bring you some peace. We feel...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Brian, Jennifer, Matthew and Meghan Grawburg - MI

Kathryn Marie Hess, 68, of Fort Gratiot Township, died Sunday, June 25, 2017.

She was born March 30, 1949 in Port Huron to the late Kenneth R. and Lillian M. Wyllie. She married Thomas J. Hess on January 27, 1973 in Port Huron. He died October 20, 2010.

Kathy developed and operated Fort Trodd Campground with her husband, Tom. For several years in the 1970s she was the director of the Port Huron School of Business. Kathy was an artist who especially enjoyed creating pastel drawings for her family, was fluent in French, and was a former member of the Red Hats Society.

She is survived by her sons, Todd Hess and Troy (T.J.) Hess; grandchildren, Niah, Nevin, John, and Avery Hess; siblings, Patricia Bennett, Janet Wyllie, Richard (Nancy) Wyllie, and her twin sister, Gigi (Bob) Bailey.

Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 pm Thursday in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, June 30, 2017 in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home. The Reverend Max Amstutz will officiate.

Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Port Huron.

Memorials may be made to the Blue Water Area Humane Society.

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For complete information visit Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.