JUNE 4, 1940-MAY 5, 2009
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. --Â Franklin Herbert Hess, 68, of Berkeley Springs, died Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.
Born June 4, 1940, in Hancock, Md., he was the son of the late William H. and Maud V. Brannon Hess.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Richard A. Hess; and one grandchild, Alisa C. Hess.
He was a retired union carpenter and a 40-year member of Carpenters Union Local 340, and a member of Royal Order of Moose Lodge 1483 and the National Rifle Association. He was a member of AARP and a devoted member of Roy Hovermale's Coffee Club.