In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the FDNY Burn Center in memory of Stephen.https://www.nyffburncenter.com/Donate.aspx
Stephen P. Hession, 82, of Eastport NY passed away peacefully on January 21st. Born in the Bronx, NY to Dorothy and Edward Hession, he was a lifelong Yankee fan. He is survived by the love of his life, Mary Kieran, his son Christopher, son Stephen and daughter in law Lori. Loving sisters Liz and Dorothy (Bunny). Grandchildren who loved him dearly Stephen, Paige, Tyler and Madison. There are also nieces and nephews and many friends, all of who loved and respected him.
Steve joined the FDNY of June 2, 1962 where he served 38 years with honor until his retirement as Deputy Chief in January 2001. He often said there was never a day he wasn’t happy going to work, to the job he loved.
Steve will be remembered by all for his wonderful sense of humor, his sense of fairness, the sound of his laughter and his love of a good time.
Visitation will be held Thursday, January 26 from 2-4 and 7-9, at Moloney Funeral Home in Holbrook, NY
Mass will be celebrated at St. John the Evangelist RC Church in Center Moriches at 10:45 AM. Burial to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in East Moriches.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the FDNY Burn Center in memory of Stephen P. Hession at www.nyffburncenter.com