Kenneth Arnold Hall, 78, of East Moline passed away May 8, 2023 at Hope Creek Care Center in East Moline.
Ken was born July 7, 1944 in Silvis, IL the son of Arnold and Helen (Lamb) Hall. He graduated from United Township High School in 1962. He was a devoted father and grandfather. Ken was always present at his kids baseball and softball games growing up. He was an avid outdoorsman who spent many years hunting and fishing. He worked as a plumber/pipefitter at John Deere Harvester Works for 37 years, retiring in 1999. After retirement, he enjoyed spending summers fishing with family and friends at his cabin in Osakis, MN and he spent a lot of time on the trap shooting range, culminating with him shooting 100 out of 100 at the Grand American Trapshoot in Ohio. He enjoyed spending time with his many friends throughout the quad cities in a variety of venues in his retirement. He had many entertaining stories to tell from all chapters of his life.
Survivors include his sister Sharon (Tom) Ballard, son Bradley (Annette), daughter Melinda, granddaughter Camryn Sweet (Justin), and great grandchildren Everly and Beckett.
Per his wishes, Ken will be cremated and a visitation will be held 10-11:30am Saturday, June 3, 2023 at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. A short service will follow from 11:30 till 12:00 at Schroder. Casual dress is encouraged. Family and friends are invited to come and share fond memories and stories.
A special Thank You to the people at Hospice Compassus for their loving care and support during his final days.
The family requests flowers be sent to Schroder Mortuary ahead of the service or memorial donations can be made to the Bi State Sportsmans Association in Colona, IL.