Age 25, died suddenly in an automobile accident on February 8, 2014. Ben was a 2007 graduate of Romeo High School and a 2013 graduate of Lake Superior State College. He was employed as a Manufacturing Engineer at MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions in Royal Oak, Michigan. Dearest son of Aloysius Hessell Jr. (Yvette Russell) and Carolyn Hessell (Tom Hancock). Loving brother of Kelly (Josh Townsend) Hessell , Cathy (Louis) Skriba and Lauren (James Bonar Bridges) Hancock. Special uncle to Valerie Hessell, Ian and Cora Skriba. Also survived by grandparents, Maurice and Eileen D'Hondt, Jeannette Hessell and Elizabeth Hancock. Ben was preceded in death by his grandfather, Aloysius Hessell Sr. He will be dearly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and many wonderful friends. Visitation at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 54880 Van Dyke (at 25 Mile Road), Shelby Township Tuesday 3-9 p.m., Wednesday 2-9 p.m. Scripture service Wednesday (please call 586-677-4000) for time. Instate Thursday 9:30 a.m. at St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church, 343 S. Main Street (between 31 and 32 Mile Roads) until time of Mass at 10 a.m. Share memories with the family at their online guestbook at

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Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc.
54880 Van Dyke Shelby Township, MI 48316
Published in The Macomb Daily on Feb. 10, 2014