A photo of Richard F. Hall

Richard F. Hall

January 2, 1929 - May 16, 2015

Richard F. Hall, age 86, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 16, 2015, at his residence.

Richard retired in 1994 from Land O’ Lakes as a milk inspector, spending over 50 years in the dairy industry.

He was a Civil War buff, enjoyed photography, watching classic westerns and adored spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Richard was preceded in death by his beloved wife, F. Irene (Summerfield) Hall. He is survived by his daughters, Linda Kane (Tom) of West Grove, PA, Cindy Johnson (Terry) of Dover, DE and Pam Ingle (Grover) of New Castle, DE; sister, Jane Caldwell of Elkton, MD; grandchildren, Bridget, Tom Jr., Rich, Shannon and Andrew; and great grandchildren, Tim, Jessica, Ashley, Noah, Samantha, William, Alex, Morgan and Caleb.

The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to Dr. Katherine Sahm and her staff for the exceptional care they provided to Richard.

A funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Wednesday morning, May 20, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Glebe Cemetery, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Good Will Fire Company, 401 South Street, New Castle, DE 19720.

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19 Condolences for Richard F. Hall

  • Cindy & Family,
    So sorry for the loss of your Dad. He was
    a great man! I remember him and Irene coming into Arner’s all the time.

  • My prayers are with all of you. God Bless Jeanette

  • Expressing my heartfelt condolences to the entire family of Mr. Hall. May you find comfort in knowing he is resting in the arms our Lord and saviour and at eternal peace with his “Lady.”

  • Thoughts and prayers for peace and strength being sent for your family.

  • So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you

  • Linda I’m so sorry and sad that you loss your father. Please know that I’m here for you if you need to talk.

  • Pam it is with heavy heart I want to extend my sincere symphay for the loss of your father. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time.

  • Bridgett and family,
    we are so sorry for your loss. we will be keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you in this time of sorrow.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. God be with you and bring you peace.

  • I was so sorry to see your Dad passed away. Your Mom & Dad, Doris & I had some really good times together. I have a picture in my computer room I’m looking at now of Doris and myself. Your Dad took it the last time we were together.

  • I was saddened to read of the loss of your loved one. When we lose our
    loved one in death it is the most difficult time in our life. However,
    there is loving comfort in Psalms 55:22 to “throw your burden on
    God and he will sustain you..” Yes, no matter what we are facing
    God is there to help us get through it. May you continue to have
    the love and support from family and friends. I sincerely hope
    that this Bible message brings you a measure of comfort
    during this difficult time.

  • Dear Cindy, Pam, Linda and your families,
    I am so sorry to learn of your Father’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May you find comfort in your faith, family and friends to see you through this time of sorrow. Love to all xoxox

  • Linda, I am so sorry at the loss of your father. I had the absolute pleasure of seeing him at numerous functions at Rich and Christy’s. He was a wonderful gentleman. My thoughts and my prayers to you and your entire family. Let God comfort you and the family during this trying time. He is at peace.

  • Dear Cindy, Linda, Pam and your families We are saddened to hear of the loss of your father. our father often spoke fondly about his cousin Richard. My sister had the privilege of meeting with him not too long ago and was excited to learn more about our families. Our prayers are with you in your time of loss.

  • Tracey, thank you so much for the kind words, he certainly will be missed.

    Linda and Tom

  • Jeanette, thank you so much for your prayers, dad will certainly be missed ( Ialready miss him).

    Regards, Linda

  • Irene, thank you so much for your thoughts and prayers.

    Regards, Linda

  • Deb, thanks again for your thoughts and kindness, I may be calling you soon.

    Regards, Linda

  • Bobby, I believe I have seen that picture, we had heard about some of the parties that you all had always a good time. We certainly will miss dad, but I feel in my heart that he was ready to go and missed mom so much since her death 5 years ago. (I already miss him).

    Take care, Linda