Joseph F. Hall, age 86, of Britton died Aug. 13, 2012.
Joe was born April 15, 1926, in Monroe, the son of Joseph W. and Irene (Willing) Hall. On Oct. 4, 1952, he married Lola Jeffrey in Monroe and she preceded him in death on Sept. 17, 2000.
Joe was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Navy from 1943-1946.
Joe is survived by two children, Laurie (David) Enz of Grass Lake and Barry (Julia) Hall ofÂ Britton; two grandchildren, Joseph and Matthew Hall; two stepgrandchildren, Tyson and Cody Enz; great-grandson, Joel Enz; sister, Caroline Zarend of Monroe; and a brother, Charles Hall of Monroe.
In addition to his wife, Lola, he was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Marilyn Hall and Barbara Tom; and a brother, Thomas Hall.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at Tecumseh Church of the Nazarene, with the Rev. Gary Miller officiating. Interment will follow at Macon Cemetery with military honors provided by the United States Navy. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Tecumseh Church of the Nazarene. Condolences may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com.