Andrea “Andi” Hesse, of Crystal Lake, passed away at her home on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at the age of 74. She was born March 13, 1945, in Omaha, Nebraska, the only child of the late Gerald Wayne and Grace Elizabeth (nee Schuler) Hale.
Andrea received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Iowa State University. In 1967, she was united in marriage to Richard Hesse in Fort Madison, Iowa.
Andrea will be remembered for her love of nature. She appreciated her time gardening and found much enjoyment in canning her own fruits and vegetables. Andrea also had a love for animals and her hobby of photography.
Andrea will be dearly missed by her husband, Richard; her son, James; and brother-in-law, Ray (Trudy) Hesse. She was preceded in death by her parents & her in laws, Walter & Virginia Hesse.
Services for Andrea were held on Friday, June 7, 2019 at Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory, Crystal Lake, IL. Donations may be made in Andrea’s memory to PAWS Chicago, http://www.pawschicago.org/how-to-help/donate/tributes-and-memorials/