William Edward Hesson, 83, passed away on Aug. 31, 2020 and Marjorie (Wheeler) Hesson passed away peacefully on July 26, 2019 in Yelm, Wash.
William was born on Oct. 10, 1936 to Edward and Parnell (Conners) Hesson.
He grew up in North Platte where he was the first graduating class of the new St. Patrick’s High School and in 1955 was captain of the football team.
Marjorie was born to Kermit and Ruby Wheeler.
William and Marjorie were married on Dec. 20, 1957 in North Platte. To this union four children were born: Mike, Cheryl, Dennis and Brandie.
William served in the Air Force for four years along with serving in the Army National Guard in Ogallala for 10 years. William loved fishing with his son, Dennis and was an avid Nebraska football fan.
Marjorie loved the Lord and her family. She enjoyed being silly with her kids and laughing. She was cherished, loved and will be missed always.
They are survived by their children, Cheryl Ann Blake, Dennis Kent Hesson, and Brandie Hesson-Bullard.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marjorie; and they were preceded in death by their son, Michael Edward Hesson.
Graveside services will be held at floral lawns memorial Gardens Sept. 18 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Joshua Brown officiating. Burial will be at floral lawns Memorial garden. The service will be streamed via Carpenter Memorial Chapel’s Facebook page for those that cannot attend. Carpenter Memorial Chapel is entrusted with arrangements.
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