Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

June 16, 2006

Ron Hale

Ronald Lynn Hale, 35, of Waltonville died 3:21 p.m. June 14, 2006, at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.

He was born Nov. 12, 1970, in Mt. Vernon to Terry Hale Sr. and Jeanne (Bushong). He married Stephanie (Lappin) Hale Oct. 19, 1996; she survives in Waltonville.

Mr. Hale graduated from Waltonville High School class of 1990 and worked at General Tire in Mt. Vernon. He was baptized at South West Christian Church in Mt. Vernon. He loved working on his cars, riding four-wheelers and motorcycles and once built a dune buggy from scratch. He always loved spending time with his family, friends and his dog, Hershey.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Newell Funeral Home in Waltonville, with Bob Meyer officiating. Burial will follow at Knob Prairie Cemetery in Waltonville. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at Newell Funeral Home in Waltonville.

Mr. Hale is survived by his wife, Stephanie Hale of Waltonville; his parents, Terry Hale Sr. and Jeanne of Waltonville; a daughter, Chelsey Danielle Hale of Mt. Vernon, daughter of Celeste Osborn; two brothers, Terry Lee Hale Jr. and wife Teresa and Brandon Hale, both of Waltonville; two nephews, Justin England and Jordan Hale; a niece, Jada Hale; two uncles, Ray Bushong and wife Mary Ann of Waltonville and Rick Hale and wife Linda of Woodlawn; two aunts, Pam and husband Bruce Heck of Bonnie and Georgia and husband Bill Lamke of Tamaroa; and many special cousins.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Virgil and Geraldine Bushong; his paternal grandparents, Robert Lee and Edna Mae Hale; an uncle, Jerry Bushong; and a niece, Shelby Dawn Hale.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Ron Hale Memorial Fund “to be used for Chelsey’s Education Fund” and will be accepted at the funeral home.

For more information, you may call Newell Funeral Home at 279-7272 or visit on-line at www.newellfuneralhome.com for on-line obituary, on-line condolences and memorial tribute video.

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