Charles “Teddy” Hess Jr.

July 21, 1968 ‒ April 16, 2016

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Charles “Teddy” Hess Jr. age 47, of Mount Vernon passed away unexpectedly Saturday, April 16, 2016 at his home.  He was born July 21, 1968 in Mount Vernon to Ruth (Stacey) Hess Sigman and the late Charles T. Hess Sr.

Teddy attended Mount Vernon High School.  He was an avid lover of art and music.  He loved arguing with his baby sister and enjoyed rooting on his favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys.

Teddy is survived by his daughter, Tierra L. Garman and her mother, Linda; his son, Rickie E. Hess and his mother, Lori;  mother, Ruth (Philip) Sigman; sisters, Laura L. (Brian) Chapman and Cristi Wright; multiple step siblings, many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his father, Charles Sr., Teddy was preceded in death by brothers, Ronald E. Hess and Rickie L. Hess; paternal grandparents, Clint and Una Hess; maternal grandparents, Clarence Stacey and Helen (Charles) Huffman; and many other family members.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of a funeral service at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 25, 2016 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon with Pastor David Daniels officiating.  A private burial will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting,

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Charles “Teddy” Hess Jr.

  • Ruth,
    Words can not express how sorry I am to hear of the passing of Teddy, your in my thoughts and prayers

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you all I’m so sorry for your loss he will always live on threw my memories may god be with u all

  • Ruth .I’m so very sorry to hear of Teddy’s thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

  • So sorry for your loss. Me, Buck and Mom loved Teddy very much. You are all in our prayers.

  • Teddy was a good friend and is already greatly missed. He was a good man and treated me like family.

  • Ruth, We are so very sorry of your loss of Teddy. Please know you are always in our thoughts. Our prayers go out to the entire family. Our love to all.

  • Ruth and family
    I am so sorry for your loss. No words can exspress my sympathy or take away your hurt. Remember you are loved. Sending healing thoughts to Ruth and all of his family ♡

  • Ruth, Christi and Jordyn,
    We are all so sorry for your loss and are praying for the “God of all comfort” to be close to you and give you peace.
    Much love and many prayers,
    Pastor Doug, Miss Debbie and your friends at Faith Baptist Church

  • Dear Ruth and family,
    I enjoyed getting to know Teddy and was inspired by his kindness, intelligence and artistic abilities. Keep in touch and know you’re in my thoughts and prayers.
    Heidi Burns

  • My deepest and dearest sympathy for you and your family. I grew up with Teddy and Rick in school. I am so saddened. I always remembered that contagious smile of Teddy’s. He could always lift you up. I lift all of you up in prayer and in love.