James R Hess
December 1, 1938 – November 12, 2021
Jim Hess passed away November 12, 2021. Jim was born in Pendleton, Oregon on December 1, 1938, to Henry Reed Hess and Josephine Hess. He later married the love of his life, Connie Baird on February 8, 1962.
Jim enlisted in the U. S. Coast Guard in 1957 and served 4 years. He joined the Utah Highway Patrol and proudly served 20 years and retired as a Sgt in 1990.
In 1991 Jim formed his company, Vehicle Lighting Solutions, to continue his support for the emergency responders.
He is survived by his lifetime partner Connie, daughter Karen (Todd) Allred, two granddaughters: Ashlee (Travis) Schmitt, Kyrsti (Kade) Johnson and five great granddaughters who he loved and cherished.
The family would like to thank all the staff at NeuroRestorative for the wonderful care they gave to Jim.
- Connie Baird Hess, Wife
- Karen Hess Allred (Todd), Daughter
- Ashlee Schmitt (Travis), Granddaughter
- Kyrsti Johnson (Kade), Granddaughter
- Mr. Hess also leaves behind five great granddaughters who he loved and cherished.
- Todd Allred
- Travis Schmitt
- Cory Cooper
- Kade Johnson
- Dave Gant
- Larry Short
- Max Jackson, Honorary
Friday, November 19, 2021