Mae Evelyn Hess Lopez, 79, of Mt. Sterling, died Thursday, January 28, 2021 at her residence. She was born in Pike County on May 1, 1941 to the late Victor and Ressie Layne Hess.
Mae moved to Montgomery County in 1999 from Lorain, Ohio. She was of the Christian faith and enjoyed traveling, dancing and gardening. She will be missed dearly by her family and friends.
Mae is survived by her beloved husband, Jose Lopez of Mt. Sterling; two sons, Roger Allen Coon (Tina) of Lorain, Ohio and Tyson Lee Coon of Mt. Sterling; one daughter, Kimberly Star Luca (Chris) of Punta Gorda, Florida; four granddaughters; five great grandchildren; four brothers, Victor Douglas Hess (Brenda), Raymond David Hess (Diana), Dereck Hess, all of Mt. Sterling and Dale Hess (Doreen) of Pikeville; five sisters, Ima Tolliver of Jackson, Ohio, Juanita Stiltner (Jack) of Pikeville, Wilma Anderson (Buster) of Pikeville, Freda Williams (Paul) of Millwood, Kentucky and Reda Chapman (Scott) of Litchfield, Kentucky.
In addition to her parents, Mae was preceded in death by her four brothers, E.C. Hess, Dennis Edward Hess, Donald Hess and Homer Hess; two sister, Manervia Jean Hess and Ivelene Compton Cadwell.
Private family funeral will be Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Coffman Funeral Home & Crematory following a public visitation at Coffman Funeral Home & Crematory from 9:00AM to 11:00AM.
Committal service will follow the funeral at the Phillips Cemetery in Kemper, Kentucky under the care of Community Funeral Home in Pike County, Kentucky.
Pallbearers: Jose Lopez, Jason Casey, Doug Hess, Dereck Hess, Erik Yant and David Willoughby.
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