James Robert Hall, 67, of Hershey, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018, in the M.S. Hershey Medical Center, with his family by his side.
Born in Baltimore, MD on April 4, 1951, he was the son of the late Donald E. and Mary M. Rye Hall.
Jim retired from the US Air Force after having served for 20 years, including during Vietnam. He also was employed by the US Post Office, Harrisburg. Jim proudly earned the Eagle Award from the Boy Scouts of America. He enjoyed scuba diving, fossil hunting, and astronomy, but Jim’s life was his family.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Frances A. Rohe Hall, whom he married on October 26, 1974; his children, Robert G. Hall of Elizabethtown, Christina R. Mutek wife of Thomas of Hershey, Jamie M. Wise wife of Justin of Elizabethtown, and Adrianne L. Vogie wife of Dustin of Hummelstown; a sister, Sandra Jackson of Tennessee; and seven grandchildren, Rebecca, James, Allexis, Jackson, Nicholas, Laura and Emily.
In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by two sisters, Barbara Hall and Patricia Croman.
Memorial services will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at 11:30 AM in the Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown. Inurnment with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. A visitation will be held on Thursday in the funeral home from 10:30 AM until time of the services.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the American Lung Association, 3001 Old Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011.
For health purposes of Jim’s family members, it is requested that no heavy perfumes or body sprays be used by those attending the service.
Online condolences may be shared at www.trefzandbowser.com.