Violet L. Hall

ROCHELLE — Violet L. Hall, 91, of Rochelle, passed away Saturday, July 16 at Manor Court of Rochelle. She was born July 21, 1930, in Oregon, the daughter of Henry and Olive (Smice) Reed. She married Richard C. Hall on Dec. 27, 1958, at the Oregon Church of God.

Violet was the youngest of 11 children. She spent most of her life raising her family and helping her husband tend to the farm. After her children had grown, she did seasonal work for Del Monte Cannery Plant #109 as well as the seed plant. She then worked as a cashier at Wal-Mart until her retirement, where she earned the star cashier award. She could always be found attending the numerous activities of her children and grandchildren. She was an excellent cook and baker.

Violet is survived by six children, Richard (Rosemary) Hall Jr., Sarah (Randy Dummer) Hall, Sally (Randy) Butler, Roland Hall, Shelia (Jesse) Hoiness and Randy (Vicki) Hall; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. 

In addition to her parents, Violet is preceded in death by her husband; a daughter, Susan Hall; four brothers; and six sisters.

The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff at Unity Hospice and Liberty Village for the care they provided to Violet.

A graveside funeral service will be take place at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Creston with Chaplain Judy Williams officiating. Contributions in Violet’s name may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established. Please visit to sign the online guest book. 


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