Calling Hours:
Tuesday, April 9, 2024, 5:00-7:00pm
Loutzenshiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA

Mass of Christian Burial:
Wednesday, April 10, 2024, 11:30am
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Father Brandon Kleckner, as celebrant

Burial will be in Hadley Cemetery.

Deborah A. "Debbie" Chess, age 71, of Progress St., Greenville, passed away Thursday morning, April 4, 2024. She was born in Greenville on September 27, 1952 to Donald L. and Mary Lena (Barbarossa) Snodgrass. Debbie was a 1971
graduate of Greenville High school and had been employed for over forty years in the Housekeeping department of UPMC Horizon. She was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville. Debbie was an animal lover and also enjoyed reading and gardening.

She was married to Rodney Chess who preceded her in death. Debbie is survived by her sister, Cheryl Swartz of Greenville; a niece, Kelly Zoky and her husband Troy of Greenville; two nephews, Matthew Swartz of Greenville and Shane Snodgrass of Ormond Beach, FL and two great nieces, Alexis and Grace Zoky. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a brother; Wesley Snodgrass.

Memorial contributions may be made to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Rd., Greenville, PA 16125.



  1. Jill Snodgrass Mcknight. Jill Snodgrass Mcknight.
    April 6, 2024    

    My deepest condolences to all friends and family. May her family find comfort knowing she’s a angel in heaven. She has alot of family there and will be loved by all. May you hold her close to your heart till you meet again someday.

  2. Matthew and ruth gill Matthew and ruth gill
    April 6, 2024    

    To my great friend I have lived with her and work Ed with for many years very funny she was so she will be missed God just got a good angel and now she will be with rod so sorry sherry and family god speed young lady

  3. Ruth (DiDonato) Maggs Ruth (DiDonato) Maggs
    April 6, 2024    

    I graduated with Debbie and enjoyed seeing her at the occasional class of 1971 events. I always remember her smiling. Rest in Peace. My deepest sympathies to family and friends.

  4. Brenda Turner Brenda Turner
    April 6, 2024    

    Debbie is such a sweetheart .. we use to sit in her back yard sip and some wine and talk about flowers .. she loved her yard it was her little haven. She will be missed !! Deepest sympathy to the family.

  5. Robin and Doug Robin and Doug
    April 10, 2024    

    Our love for you is never-ending Deb. You are such a beautiful person. Always in our thoughts… thanks for watching over us all girlfriend

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