Rosallie J. Hess…April 8, 1919 – October 9, 2012


Funeral services for Holly, Colorado resident Rosallie “Sallie” J. Hess, will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado.  Rev. Mike Lewis will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Holly Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 12, 2012 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado.

Rosallie “Sallie” J. Hess was born on April 8, 1919 in Ford County, Kansas to Rueben and Rosetta (Thompson) Frey.  She passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at the Hamilton County Hospital in Syracuse, Kansas.

Sallie is preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Mavis (Carroll) Powell, Melva (Bob) Goddard, and Nancy Bronson; and three brothers, Alva Frey, Clifford Frey, and Chester Frey.

She is survived by her husband, Lonnie Hess of Holly, Colorado; two sons, Charles Cobb of Coolidge, KS, Hubert Cobb of Penrose, CO; daughter, Carolyn Jackson of Coolidge, KS; two brothers, John (Mary) Conley, and Bill (Dorothy) Frey of Holly, CO; four sisters, Jean (George) Thrasher of Show Low, AZ,  Joan (Dick) Taulman of Lamar, CO, Ruby (Vernon) Appel of Shamrock, TX,  Ruth (Don) Lane of Colorado Springs, CO; two sisters-in-law, Norma Frey of Garden City, KS, and Welda Frey of Dodge City, KS; brother-in-law, Craig Bronson of Sheridan Lake, CO; and by 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and a host of friends.

Memorial contributions can be made directly to Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch and Girlstown, U.S.A., P.O. Box 1890, Amarillo, TX, 79174 or in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel P.O. Box 950 Lamar, CO. 81052.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, CO. For more information or online condolences please visit our website at

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