Louise M. (Wolfe) Bess

August 3, 1946 ~ September 2, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Louise Bess Obituary

Louise M. Bess, 77, of Sykesville, died Saturday, September 2, 2023 at Gilchrist Hospice in Columbia. Born August 3, 1946 in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Nevin Leon and Gladys Mae Miller Wolfe. Louise had worked as a retail cashier, She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, taking long walks and spending time with her pet dog Roxy. She is survived by daughter Geraldine Marie Bess. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7-9 PM at the Jeffrey N. Zumbrun Funeral Home, 6028 Sykesville Road, Eldersburg, Maryland. Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 7, 11:00AM at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in Columbia Memorial Gardens. Online condolences may be made at In lieu of flowers please consider a monetary gift to ASPCA at

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September 6, 2023

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jeffrey N. Zumbrun Funeral Home
6028 Sykesville Road
Eldersburg, Maryland 21784

Funeral Service
September 7, 2023

11:00 AM
Jeffrey N. Zumbrun Funeral Home
6028 Sykesville Road
Eldersburg, Maryland 21784


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