Robert D. ‘Bob’ Hall


Feb. 8, 1942 - Nov. 1, 2012



Robert D. “Bob” Hall of Waukesha passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital at the age of 70. He was born in Waukesha on Feb. 8, 1942, the son of Mervin and Thelma (nee Clark) Hall.


He was a 1960 graduate of Waukesha South High School and a 1965 graduate from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. On Feb. 19, 1966, he married Mary Ellen McNamara in Mount Prospect, Ill.  Bob started his career working as a pharmacist at Jendusa Pharmacy on Delafield Street and then went on to work as a pharmacist at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital for almost 40 years. He enjoyed golfing, playing tennis, biking, traveling and walking his dogs. Most of all, he loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren.


He will be sadly missed by his wife of 46 years, Mary Ellen Hall of Waukesha, and their children, David (Angela) Hall of Waukesha, Deborah Hall of North Prairie and Daniel (Pamela) Hall of Merton. He was the dear grandfather of Alexandria and Madison Hall of Waukesha and Currie and Isabella Hall of Merton. He is further survived by his brothers, Kenneth (Bonnie) Hall of Hawaii and Keith (the late Kimmie) Hall of California, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Patsy Hall.


Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the funeral home with visitation from 11:30 a.m. until the 12:30 p.m. funeral service. Graveside services will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188; to the Elmbrook Humane Society, 20950 Enterprise Avenue, Brookfield, WI 53045; or to the charity of the donor’s choice. 


Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.