Antoinette Fontana Hess, age 87, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2105 at UTMB Hospital. She was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 30, 1927.
She was preceded in death by her parents Sam and Lena Fontana; sister Esther Liberto; and grandson Michael Beckwith.
She is survived by her husband William Hess; daughter Linda Lundgren and Suzy McAdams; son Edward Biggs; brothers D.J. Fontana and Stanley Fontana; grandchildren Michelle Beckwith and Melody Smith, Matthew Beckwith and Marcus Beckwith, Lindsey Biggs and Sara Biggs; and her puppies Duke, Blakie and Gracie.
Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 1:45 P.M. at Houston National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Galveston Island Humane Society, 6814 Broadway, Galveston, Texas 77554.