L. Dolores Hall passed away on Friday, September 23, 2016 at Thornapple Manor, surrounded by her family.


She was born on May 13, 1916 in Harrison, Michigan to Walter and Nettie (Doty) Sunday. She spent her early childhood in Harrison and then in Lansing. Dolores then moved to Hastings and finished her schooling, graduating in 1934. She married Dale Hall on September 4, 1934.


Dolores worked for the ASC office until retirement and then took a part time job in retail. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting but gardening was her first love. She had a large garden and spent summers canning and freezing for the winter. She was an active member of Hope United Methodist Church and attended regularly. Winters were spent in Lakeland, Florida.


Dolores was preceded in death by her husband Dale, daughter, Judy Lenz, son-in-law's Jack Lenz and Mark Anderson, sisters, Josephine Vanderwater, Ruth Hale and brother, Edward Sunday.


Dolores is survived by her children, Ronald (Juanita) Hall, Christopher (Cindy) Hall, Carole (Milt) Poulos, and Christine Anderson, all of Hastings.


Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Hope United Methodist Church, 2920 S. M-37 Hwy., Hastings at 12:00 pm. A one hour visitation period will precede the funeral service from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Hastings. 


Memorial contributions may be made to Hope United Methodist Church or a charity of ones choice.


Arrangements by Girrbach Funeral Home in Hastings.  To leave an online condolence, visit

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