Wilber E. Hall, age 90, of Williamsfield, OH, died at home on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.
He was born February 6, 1931, in Andover, OH, a son of Hallie L. and Clara M. (Floch) Hall.
A lifelong Andover and Williamsfield resident, Mr. Hall attended Andover School. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the U.S. Marines from 1951 until 1953. He was employed as a mill operator for Ashtabula Rubber Company, retiring in 1993 after 35 years of service. Mr. Hall attended the Andover Baptist Church; and was a lifetime member of the Percy D. Hyatt American Legion Post in Andover. After his retirement he enjoyed traveling with the Bentley Bunch on bus tours and his morning coffee club at McDonald's. He also enjoyed spending his time working on his hobby farm and doing jigsaw puzzles.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Ruth M. (Tuttle) Hall, whom he married May 23, 1959, of Williamsfield; his son, Brian (Vicky) Hall of North Bloomfield, OH; his 3 daughters, Darla (Jeff) Kellar of Williamsfield, OH, Melissa (Robert) Gears of Andover, OH, and Leanne (Brian) Hartzell of Andover, OH; his 7 grandchildren, Lauren (David) Wright, Christopher Hall, Tessa Kellar, Jonathan (Sarah) Gears, Kylie Hartzell, Hannah Gears, and Karissa Hartzell; his 1 great grandson, Hunter Wright; and his brother, Thomas (Ruth) Hall of Fredonia, PA. He is preceded in death by his parents; and 2 brothers, Charles and Richard Hall.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 4, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 134 Prospect St.,Andover, OH, with Pastor Brian Ewig and Pastor Robert Gears officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery,Andover, OH. Calling hours are on Sunday, October 3rd from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM at the funeral home. Masks are encouraged for everyone. Memorial contributions may be made to the Andover Baptist Church, 5236 Stanhope Kelloggsville Rd., Andover, OH 44003. Those wishing to share a fond memory or condolence may visit www.baumgardnerfuneralhome.com