Edwin Richard Hall
Edwin Richard Hall
  • March 27, 1926 - March 20, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Edwin Richard Hall, 90, passed away peacefully at the Bethlehem Woods Nursing Home on March 20, 2017. He was born in Chicago IL. He graduated from Elmhurst High School and joined the Navy at 17 years. Serving in the Pacific area during W.W. ll. He was a Field-Superintendent and Estimating Engineer for over 50 years in the sheet metal trade. He was an avid golfer, made golf clubs for family and friends. He was a die-hard Chicago Cubs and IU basketball fan. He was a former member of The Shrine, Scottish Rite, Waynedale Lodge 739, The American Legion Post 241, and Member of The First Christian Church.

He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Rosalie Hall; sons, David A. (Tina) Hall M.D. of Lafayette, In.; Steven C. (Diane) Hall of Hudson, In.; and Gary L. (Cindy) Hall of Hudson, In. 8 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph L. Hall, mother, Pearl J. Hall (Cherry), sister, Doris H. Engelman, aunt, Geraldine Bluethman, grandfather Walter Cherry and Foster Parents, Andrew & Cleo Degler.

Services are 11 a.m.. Saturday March 25, 2017 with visitation one hour prior at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home 6424 Winchester Rd. Visitation will also be 2-4 and 6-8 Friday March 24, 2017, at the funeral home.

Memorials can be made to The First Christian Church, 4800 S. Calhoun, Fort Wayne In. 46807 or a charity of your choice