Mess Marie C. Mess, age 96, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014 at Kobacker House. Member St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church where she was a member of the choir for many years. Preceded in death by husband Clifford Mess, parents Edmund and Elizabeth Fridrich, sisters Vera Shaloo and Elizabeth Scott, brother Edmund Fridrich, great granddaughter Abigail Lang. Survived by children, Michael Mess, William (Margie) Mess, Richard Mess and Steven (Jane) Mess; grandchildren, Mark (Autumn) Mess, Jonathan (Kate) Mess, Luke (Leah) Mess, Michelle (Jesse) Lang, Julie (Tony) Harris, Kelley (Chris) Femia, Tracy (Tim) Gawry, Elizabeth Mess, David (Marianne) Mess and Joseph (Nicole) Mess; 12 great grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at Wesley Glen Retirement Center. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME, 2693 W. Broad St., Tuesday 4-7 p.m. Funeral Mass, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 473 S. Roys Ave. Father Richard Pendolphi, Celebrant. Entombment St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family asks that donations be made to St. Mary Magdalene, 473 S. Roys Ave., Columbus, OH, 43204.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Feb. 15 to Feb. 17, 2014