Karen Bess, 54, of Parma, Ohio, formerly of Calhoun County, went to be with the Lord on July 29, 2003, after a long
She was born February 8, 1949, in Calhoun County the daughter of the late Harriett Hoskins and Denver
was a graduate of Calhoun County High School with the class of 1968.
She is survived by three sons, Michael
Scott (Therese) Bess, and Aaron Bess all of Parma, Ohio; one granddaughter, Gabby Bess of Parma, Ohio, two sisters,
(Denzil) McKown, of North Royalton, Ohio, and Judy Meadows of Tanner, WV; one brother, Roger (Shirley)
Chenoweth of Chloe,
WV, and seven nieces and nephews.
She had attended the Hillview Baptist Church. Funeral services were held on
August 2, 2003, at 10:00 a.m. at Tomon & Son Funeral Home in Middleburg Heights, Ohio. Rev. Frank Brown
Interment was in the Eastlawn Memory Gardens.