Doris Hess


July 28, 1926 - January 1, 2018

Doris Brumbaugh Hess, 91, passed away January 1, 2018 at Maplewood Senior Living in Chardon, Ohio.  The only child of Raymond and Berdella Brumbaugh, she was born on July 28, 1926 in Canton, Ohio. A graduate of Lake Erie College in Painesville, Doris was employed as a first grade teacher in the Painesville Township Schools for 27 years.  Known for her warm smile and deep faith, she was an accomplished pianist and organist, an excellent pie baker and a devoted member of both the Painesville Church of the Brethren and the North Manchester (Indiana) Church of the Brethren.  Doris’s greatest pleasure was sharing her love of music with others. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Rev. Arthur H. Hess and infant granddaughter, Jessica Lynn Hess.  She is survived by son, Thomas (Dawn) Hess of North Manchester, IN; daughter, Kathleen (Michael) Hanes of Concord; grandchildren, Audrea (Brad) Anderson of Payne, OH; Kati (Adam) Tomco of Concord; Kevin (Brenda) Hanes of Fremont, CA and Brittany (Eric) Morrow of Syracuse, IN; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Committal of ashes will be held at a later date in North Manchester, IN. 

Doris S. Lundgren-Martin

March 22, 1916 - October 31, 2016

Doris S. Lundgren – Martin, age 100, passed away on October 31 at her residence. She was born March 22, 1916 in Painesville, to Mark and Maude (nee Doing) Sewell. Doris graduated from Andrews School for Girls in 1936. Her career as a professional seamstress spanned at least 40 years. She was employed by local high end clothing stores and continued working from home well after retirement well into her 90’s. For 20 plus years Doris was very active in local civic organizations, including Emblem Club #85 Painesville chapter. She also volunteered with the American Red Cross, Lake Hospital Systems, and was a Lake County election poll worker.She is survived by her sister in law, Louise Dib of Las Vegas, NV; children, Ronald Lundgren (Kathy) of Atlanta, GA, Robert Lundgren of Painesville; grandchildren, Michele Lundgren, Susan Jones; great-grandchildren, Bailey, Maddi, Sam, Joe, Katie, and Devin. Preceded in death by her brothers, Harold and Delbert Sewell; her first husband, Maurice Lundgren and grandson, Peter Kerin.

Services will be held on Monday November 7 at 5 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 508 Mentor Ave., Painesville. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service. Final resting place will be Crown Hill Cemetery in Vienna, OH.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave, Cleveland, OH 44110. Arrangements by Blessing Cremation Center (440) 352 8100.