Verna Jean ‘Jeanne’ Hall


Verna Jean ‘Jeanne’ Hall, age 81, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Luther, passed away June 3, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband Richard and sister Vera Golemdieski.

She is survived by children, Mary Tegethoff, Sue Arends and Rick Hall; brothers, Jim (Phyllis) Benham, Bud (Elsie) Benham, and Rick “Dick” Benham. The love of Jeanne’s life was her grandchildren; Rachel, Richard and Robert Hall, Ryan and Katelyn Arends; also survived by many wonderful nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Tuesday, June 11, 11 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Rev. Troy Nevins presiding. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at O’Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel, 3980 Cascade Rd. SE, with a vigil service at 6:30 p.m. on Monday.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 740 E. Ninth St., Baldwin MI 49304 and Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 1935 Plymouth St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506.