Cindy Yvonne Hess, 66, of North Huntingdon, passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. She was born July 3, 1957 in Braddock, a daughter of Edith "Bonnie" (Eddy) Wilson and the late Lloyd Wilson. Prior to her retirement, Cindy was a floral designer for Shackelford's & Maxwell's Florist and later worked as a waitress for Drew's Restaurant. She was a graduate of Scott High School Class of '75. She enjoyed trips to the beach, especially Long Beach Island, NJ, surrounding herself with flowers and drinking coffee and her two Maine coon cats. Her favorite things were visiting lighthouses, butterflies and hummingbirds. She is survived by her husband, Dennis J. Hess; sons, Eric Hess and his wife, Linda, Derek L. Hess and his fiancee, Kelly; brother, Lloyd D. Wilson (Debbie); sisters, Jennifer Skaris (Robert), Angela Connelly (Richard); grandchildren, Lily and Adelina Hess; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642. A funeral service will take place on Friday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published September 19, 2023.