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Bessie M Reese

Transcribed from the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat, October 29, 1995

Bessie M. Reese, Johnstown, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 1995, at Good Samaritan Medical Center,

Johnstown. She was 72.

Born July 6, 1923, in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late Leo A. and Mary Catherine (Bowden) Riffle.

She was preceded in death by sister, Ruth; and brothers, Robert, George and James.

Survived by sons, Glenn, married to the former Lorene Hartwiger, Salix; and John, married to the former Janet Benedick, Johnstown; and two grandchildren. She was the sister of David, Johnstown; and Helen Dibble St. Michael.

She was a licensed LPN for 30 years at Mercy Hospital.

Interment was in Grandview Cemetery with arrangements handled by the Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc.

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