Ella Marie Hall, 85, of Greenview, passed away June 22, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center.
Cremation rites have been accorded by Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. A celebration o f life service will be held Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 11 AM at Sweetwater Christian Church with a fellowship luncheon to follow. Private family burial will be held prior to the service at Irish Grove Cemetery, New Holland.
Ella was born June 8, 1931 in Menard County, IL., the daughter of William and Leona (Jurgens) Pritchard. She married Wilbur J. Hall in 1947. He preceded her in death in 1980. Mrs. Hall was a member of Sweetwater Christian Church. She was a homemaker and loved to cook, bake, and feed people. She also enjoyed coloring and jig saw puzzles. She was an avid STL Cardinals baseball fan.
Surviving are her children: Larry (Gayle) Hall of Beason, Paul Richard Hall of Middletown, Jennifer (Robert) Baka of Pawnee, Danny (Paula) Hall of Beason, and Le Ann Hall of Greenview; 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; brother Jim Pritchard of Decatur and sister Mary Ann Matthews also of Decatur.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her aunt Mary Jurgens.
Memorial donations may be made to Sweetwater Christian Church.