George A. "Uncle Buck" Hess Jr., 66, Altoona, died Monday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of June (Bowser) Hess and the late George A. Hess Sr. Surviving are his mother of Altoona; two sisters: Joann and Mary Alice; and a brother, Harry. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. At the request of the deceased, there will be no public viewing. Interment will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. Arrangements are by Anthony P. Scaglione Funeral Home, 1908 Seventh Ave., Altoona.