Albert Edward "Bert" Hall, Jr
Albert Edward “Bert” Hall, Jr, 79, of Springfield, died at 9:50 am, Friday, January 9, 2015, at his home. He was born February 4, 1935 in Virden, to Albert E. and Flossie Hall, Sr. He married Julia Barlow Hall on June 30, 1956 and she survives.
Surviving also are three sons Albert W. (Beverly) Hall, Sr.; Larry (Kimberly) Hall; Kevin Hall all of Springfield; two daughter-in-laws Elizabeth “Liz” Hall of Decatur and Renee Hall of Springfield; one sibling, Bonnie Ragan of Springfield; 14 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents, son Mark Hall, step-father Leonard “Whimpey” Bolton preceded him in death.
Bert retired from the Illinois National Guard after 30 years. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, fishing, traveling, camping, his flowers and country music.
Visitation: 4 – 7 pm, Monday, January 12, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 12 pm, Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Rev. Lonna Chang-Ren Lee officiating. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery where the Sangamon County Interveterans Burial Detail will conduct military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Wounded Warrior Project.