2012-01-12 / Obituaries

OTIS B. HALL

Otis B. Hall passed away on December 28, 2011, in Sudbury, Mass. Born March 9, 1921, in Errol, N.H. in a logging camp to Ludelle & William Hall, he grew up in West Topsham, Vt.

They lived in North Pelham raising their family until moving to Yorktown Heights. Otis was very active in the Yorktown Heights Fire Department Engine Co. #1 as well as the Chief of the Fire Police.

Helen and Otis enjoyed their retirement in Beverly Hills, Fla. They had been married 50 years when Helen passed on May 25, 2004, in Crystal River, Fla.

The family had four children: Linda J. Hall of Carmel, NY: Barbara E. Barron of Acton, Mass.; Debra and Del Bennett of Somers; and Richard and Charlotte Hall of Downers Grove, Ill. A brother, Virgil Charles; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.

While living in Beverly Hills, Fla., they were very active at Our Lady of Grace Church. Otis belonged to The Pearl Harbor survivor group as he was stationed at Schofield Barracks on Oahu when Pearl Harbor was attacked on Dec. 7, 1941.

During his last year at the nursing home on March 9th, 2011, Linda, Barbara, Debra and Del surprised him with a small 90th birthday party.

He will be buried alongside Helen at The Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Fla.

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