Friday, May 6, 2022

Obituary - Wayne Eugene Hall

Wayne Eugene Hall, age 81, of Raymore, Missouri passed away on Monday, May 2, 2022, at Foxwood Springs Senior Living facility in Raymore. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton.

Burial will follow in Englewood Cemetery Clinton, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, the family asks memorial donations to be made to Fellowship of John at Foxwood Springs in Wayne Hall’s name and can be left in care of the funeral home.

Wayne was a father, a grandfather, a husband, a provider, a golfer, a hunter, an angler, a traveler, a scout, an athlete, a collector, a coach, and a friend. He loved spending time with his family and his friends. He had a sharp wit and a gift for making people smile and laugh that he carried with him until the end.

Wayne was grateful for 60 years of wonderful marriage to Nancy Marlene Hall. They worked hard, raised a family, and enjoyed their time together with friends playing cards, bowling, antiquing, and traveling.

Growing up in Clinton, Wayne was actively involved in the Boy Scouts of America and the Tribe of Mic-O-Say. After retirement, he served two summers as a camp volunteer at Bartle Scout Reservation.

Wayne graduated Clinton High School in the class of 1958. He was employed by Kansas City Power & Light Company for approximately 40 years spending much of that time as a welder at the Montrose Powerplant. He stayed active in retirement working for Kreisler Drug Store and Meadow Lake Golf Course. He also served as treasurer for his homeowner’s association. He stayed a member in good standing at the Clinton Masonic Lodge.

Wayne was an Honorary Life Member of the Clinton Elks Lodge. After becoming a member in May of 1965, he was actively involved in the lodge’s leadership and supported the lodge’s many community activities.

Wayne was a competitive table tennis player. He traveled throughout the country taking part in local as well as national tournaments. His best memories were teaming up with coworkers from KCP&L and winning the annual Corporate Challenge tournaments in Kansas City.

Wayne was preceded in death by his wife Nancy and his parents Clark and Marie Hall.

Survivors include his sister Donna Longhenry and her husband Lew; sons Jeff and Chris; daughters-in-law Joanne and Jodi, granddaughter Cayley, grandsons; Kramer, Hays, Briggs, Brandon, and Brent.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home of Clinton, Missouri.

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