Dorathy Hall Obituary

Dorathy K. Hall
Dorathy K. Hall
Dorathy K. Hall

May 18, 1916 - March 22, 2007
Born in Paullina, Iowa
Resided in Madrid, IA
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Dorathy Kathryn Hall, 90, passed from this life on Thursday, March 22, 2007 at the Madrid Home in Madrid. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 26, at Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Madrid. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery, north of Madrid.

Dorathy was born on May 18, 1916 in Paullina, Iowa to Herman and Anna Herbst Meyer. She married Gerald D. Hall and their marriage was blessed with three children. A resident of Madrid since 1952, Dorathy was employed with the Iowa State University, in Ames, in the Housekeeping Department, until she retired in 1979. Dorathy was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church and the North Side Birthday Club. She enjoyed bowling, making crafts and her talent shined as an excellent seamstress.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her son, Larry Hall of Madrid; daughter, Darlene Meek also of Madrid; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and one sister-in-law, Dorthea “Dotty” Meyer of Des Moines. Dorathy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gerald Hall on March 18, 2004; one son, Richard; one grandson, Michael; and nine siblings.

Visitation will be held after 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 25, at the funeral home, where the family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Memorials may be made to: The Dorathy Hall Memorial Fund.


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Sundberg - Kirkpatrick
202 S. Market Street
Madrid, IA US 50156
Sunday, March 25, 2007
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Sundberg - Kirkpatrick Funeral Home
202 S. Market Street
Madrid, IA US 50156
Monday, March 26, 2007
10:30 AM
Fairview Cemetery
Rural Madrid, IA US
Monday, March 26, 2007