Robert “Bob” Hall

Robert “Bob” Hall, 85, of Hartford, passed away at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford on Sunday, April 26, 2009.

Bob was born on March 20, 1924, in Hartford to Harley and Lillian (nee Hannan) Hall. He was united in marriage to LaVerne Fehring on Sept. 8, 1945, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Slinger.

Bob worked for Slinger manufacturing for 40 years. He enjoyed fishing at the cottage and family gatherings on Sunday mornings. Bob’s family was especially important to him and he loved being with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, LaVerne; his children, Pat (Ronald) Kern of Hartford, Ralph (Beverly) Hall of Slinger, Joyce Thomas of Hartford, Carol (Brad) Brosel of Hartford; his grandchildren, Jeffery (Lisa), David, Brenda (Steve), Karen (Bruce), Renee (Jason), Anthony (Crystal), Jodi (Eric), Kayla (Mitch), Roger (Theresa), Kristin and Briana; his great-grandchildren, Michael, Brooke, Mitchel, Jayla, Jaleah and Alivia; his brothers-in-law, Edward Fehring and James (Lottie) Fehring, both of West Bend, the Rev. Fabian Fehring of Montana, Carl (Delores) Fehring of Michigan and Frank (Marlene) Fehring of Illinois. Bob is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents and his special friend, Carl Bohan.

Mass of Christian burial for Bob will be held on Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at 6 p.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 200 E. Washington St., Slinger, with the Rev. Rick Stoffel officiating and the Rev. Fabian Fehring assisting. The Hall family will greet family and friends on Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the church. 

Interment will be Thursday, April 30, in St. Kilian Cemetery in Hartford.

Memorials as the family wishes are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.