Howie Centre

The family of Bill Hall are saddened by his passing on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.

Born on February 22, 1937, in Edmonton, Alberta, Bill was the son of the late Clarence and Annie (Beaton) Hall.

Bill spent 40 + years in Yellowknife, where he married the love of his life and raised his family. Bill played hockey, as goalie, for many years in Yellowknife. He was an avid hunter and loved going fishing with his brother and nephews.

Bill is survived by his wife, Barbara; son, Ian Hall; daughter, Melanie Vachon (Dan); grandsons, Cody Ouellette (Guylaine), Charles and Christoph LeClerc and granddaughter, Emily LeClerc.

Besides his parents and siblings, Bill was predeceased by his grandson, Carson Ouellette and his son-in-law, Paul MacDonald.

Visitation and memorial service to celebrate the life of Bill Hall will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church St.), Whitney Pier on Thursday, November 9, 2023. A gathering of family and friends will take place from 12 noon to 1 p.m. with the memorial service to follow at 1 p.m. in the All Faith Chapel with Rev. Sheldon Chant officiating.

For those unable to attend, Live Streaming will be available on our website.

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Donations in memory of Bill may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.

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