Thomas C. “Tom”
Hall, of Greensboro, Ga., died on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the age of 81.
Born in Glassport,
Penn., on January 12, 1933, he was one of nine children born to the late
Orrin H. Hall and Iva Mayer Hall.
On January 27, 1967
he married Viola Riley and they had been married for forty-five years at the
time of her death in 2012.
In addition to his
parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by seven of his siblings. He
is survived by a daughter, Deanna Meese “Dee” Bingham and husband William
“Bill” of Greensboro, Ga.; two grandsons, Edward Bingham and Rodney (Maritza)
Bingham; two great-granddaughters, Ashlee Bingham and Lela Bingham; brother
Glenn “Herkie” Hall of Glassport, Pa.; good friend, Jean Steinberg of
Greensboro, Ga.; and a number of other relatives and friends.
He graduated from
Glassport Pennsylvania High School and worked there until he was in his
twenties. He served his country honorably for three years in the United
Along with his wife
he was the owner and operator of Dunes Laundry and Cleaners, in Chesterton,
Ind., which they ran for thirty-five years, retiring in 1995. He also worked
for Bethlehem Steel for thirty years. In 2007 they sold the laundry business
and moved to Osteen, Florida. From Osteen they moved to Del Webb in
Greensboro in November of 2009.
He was a member of
the VFW, American Legion and the Moose Club in Chesterton. Tom enjoyed
playing cards with family and friends, especially Pinochle and Euchre. He
also enjoyed Wii bowling, putting together jigsaw puzzles and listening to
will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. at McCommons Chapel with
Rev. Merry Grayson officiating. The family will receive friends at a
reception after the service at the First United Methodist Church North
Campus Family Life Center.
The family requests
that any memorials be made in memory of Thomas C. Hall to the Department of
Development, National Correspondence Office, Mayo Clinic, P. O. Box 450,
Albert Lea, MN, 56007-0450.
Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, Ga., (706) 453-2626, is in charge of