Obituary - T. Max Hall

Click to CloseT. Max Hall, 81, of Williamsport, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

Max was born Oct. 10, 1934, in South Williamsport, son of Rev. T. Max Hall and Rev. Helen Bechdel Hall on Oct. 10, 1934. He graduated from Shamokin Area High School in 1952 and went on to earn his bachelor's degree in accounting from Lycoming College. Max received his law degree from Dickinson Law School in 1959 and passed the State Bar exam. He began practicing law with McNerney, Page located in Williamsport. In 1962 he became a partner and the firm changed its name to McNerney, Page, Vanderlin and Hall. Max was also on the Board of Directors of Williamsport National Bank, and was one of the founders of Data Papers, Inc. located in Muncy. He supported many charities over the years, and was very active with Lycoming County United Way and helping area residents with literacy. Max served in the U.S. Army and the Army Reserves.

Max enjoyed socializing with his many friends and family members. He was a member of the Williamsport Country Club and the Williamsport Tennis Club. He was a very active person and enjoyed physical and mental activities of all kinds. Helping others gave him immense satisfaction. He most loved playing golf, tennis and taking walks with his wife.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Burns Hall; his sister, Carol Brumbaugh; his son, T. Max Hall III (Rebecca); his stepsons, A. James (Christine) Waldman, Eric Waldman, and Christopher (Nancy) Waldman and their families,; his grandchildren, Tara, C. Max, T. Michael, Madelyn; and by nieces and nephews. Max is preceded in death by his mother and father; his brother, Raymond; and his son, T. Michael Hall (son of Rita Hall).

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at 8 p.m., Spitler Funeral Home 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Family and friends will be received 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lycoming Co. Literacy Project 19 E. Fourth St., Williamsport, or to the Mayo Clinic, Cardio Vascular Research, 200 First St. SW Rochester, MN 55905.