Kathleen Marie Hall, 70, died Sept. 5, 2008, in her Muhlenberg Township residence, surrounded by her loving family.She was the wife of Clarence Jacob Hall, whom she married July 13, 1957. They just celebrated 50 years of marriage last year.
Born July 11, 1938, in Reading, she was a daughter of the late Paul Lester and Mary Louise (Lenich) Weidner.
Kathleen attended Muhlenberg High School.
She was a member of Holy Guardian Angels Roman Catholic Church, Muhlenberg Township.
Kathleen is also survived by her four children: Debra (Hall) Constable, Dawsonville, Ga.; Diane (Hall), wife of Randy Schlear, Dagsboro, Del.; Donna (Hall), wife of Billy VanKirk, Alsace Township; and Steven C. Hall, Muhlenberg Township.
In addition, there are a brother, Paul Weidner, Shoemakersville; and four sisters: Joyce (Weidner) Castner, Laureldale; Carol (Weidner) Gill, Exeter Township; and Susan (Weidner) Speck and Judith (Weidner) High, both of Muhlenberg Township.
Other survivors include nine grandchildren: Jessica and Krystle Constable; Becky Mills; Sarah Egan; Brett VanKirk, serving in the U.S. Air Force in Iraq; Mary VanKirk; and Samantha, Emily and Kolbi Hall; and three great-grandchildren: McKenzie Wells, Elijah Holgate and Addison Mills.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 9 at Holy Guardian Angels Roman Catholic Church, 3121 Kutztown Road, Muhlenberg Township. Entombment is in Gethsemane Mausoleum, Muhlenberg Township. A viewing will be held Monday, 6:30 to 8 p.m., and Tuesday, 9 to 9:30 a.m., in Walter R. Christ Funeral Home Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 498 Bellevue Ave., Reading, PA 19605. For online condolences, please visit www.christfuneralhome.com.