Russell A. Hall, born in Brooklyn on October 9, 1924, passed away July 27 after a brief illness. He had recently moved to Southold from his residence in Sag Harbor.
Mr. Hall lived and worked in Sag Harbor for over 30 years and spent much of his life as a volunteer for community organizations, both in Sag Harbor and in New Jersey, where he had previously lived. He served as president of the Noyac Civic Council, the Sag Harbor Lion’s Club, the Knights of Columbus, the St. James Little League, and was president and founder of Pop Warner football in Bergen County, New Jersey. Mr. Hall also was active in St. Andrews’ Church and gave of his time in many ways, including as an usher at Sunday Mass.
For over 30 years, Mr. Hall was an insurance broker for Brisotti and Silkworth. He had offices on Route 114 and on Main Street in Sag Harbor
“He was always available to lend a helping hand or a kind word,” said the family.
Mr. Hall is survived by his wife Ann, daughter Angela, son Chris, and grandchildren Jennifer, Matthew, and Jay.
“He will be remembered for his smile and willingness to help those in need,” said the family.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Andrews Church, 122 Division Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963.