Hege, Joseph
Sharon Center

Joseph Hege, 91 of Sharon Center, passed away June 22, 2013. Born July 9, 1921 in Canal Fulton, Ohio to the late Alex and Elizabeth Hege. Joseph proudly served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1941-1945.
He was one of the founding members of the Sharon Center Fire Dept. with over 42 years of community service to Sharon Center and he served as Chief for many years.
He was a member of Wadsworth Lodge 385 F&AM serving as Worthy Master in 1972 and 1973.

He was preceded in death by his wife, May Ellen Hege (Baker), and by his six siblings.

Joseph is survived by his children Joseph B. (Carolyn) Hege, and Kathy Shaw, seven grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and Patches his dog and faithful friend.

There will be a Memorial Service Saturday , June 29, 2013 at 11AM at Sharon Center United Methodist Church, 6407 Ridge Rd., Sharon Center. The family will receive friends from 10-11AM. Pastor Mollie Brown will be officiating. There will be a Masonic Service at 9:30 AM.

Inurnment will be at the Sharon Center Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Sharon Center United Methodist Church or Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Rd, Medina Ohio 44256.