Gregory "Tiny" Hess, 63, of New London, died July 1, 2013 at Cleveland Clinic after a short illness. He was born on April 23, 1950, in New London.
Greg graduated from New London High School and worked for Cleveland City Forge, Ohio Body and Sterling Foundry in Wellington. He was a longtime member and President of the New London Eagles. Greg enjoyed attending the sporting events and social activities of his many nieces and nephews.
Survived by his brothers, Leslie (Michele) Hess and Ed Ports both of New London; nieces and nephews, Mike (Dawn) Hess, Brooke (Carl) Squire and Adrianne (Kemmes Jr.) Keys all of New London; 15 great nieces and nephews and 1 great-great niece.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Maxine Ports and stepfather, Robert Ports.
Visitation Sunday, July 7th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London where a service will be held Monday at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to New London Fire Department, c/o John Chapin, 115 E. Main St., New London, OH 44851 or Firelands Ambulance Service, 25 James Street, New London, OH 44851.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Morning Journal from July 3 to July 4, 2013