Mr. Stephen S. Vass, better known as Shorty, 70, husband of Jo Anne Heath Vass and a resident of Saltworks, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at Sentara Heart Hospital in Norfolk. A native of Saltworks, he was the son of the late Margaret Mears Vass. He was a retired machinist for N.A.S.A. and a member of Shorevettes Club and a 47 year member of Exmore Moose Lodge #683.
In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by many devoted friends.
A graveside service was conducted Sunday, June 6, 2021, at 2 p.m., at Belle Haven Cemetery with Jay Wilson officiating. Family joined friends at the funeral home Saturday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to SPCA Eastern Shore Inc., P.O. Box 164, Onley, VA 23418.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com