Date of Death: January 5, 2022
Visitation will be held Sunday, January 9, 2022 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Hohner Funeral Home, 1004 Arnold St., Three Rivers. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, January 10, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart of Mary, 51841 Leach Rd., Dowagiac, MI 49047 with Fr. Russell Homic as celebrant.
Michael Gary Hall, 40, of Marcellus, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Ascension Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo.
On November 19, 1981 in Kalamazoo, he was born to Gary and Theresa (Fromm) Hall. The couple was surprised that day to learn they were having twins, as sister Jane also made her appearance!
Michael was a gift to his family for 40 years. He was kindhearted, humble, generous, and very intelligent with a great sense of humor. He would do anything for his family. Michael was an outdoor enthusiast and an avid gunsmith.
Michael graduated from Three Rivers High School with the Class of 2000.Very gifted at fixing cars and at anything mechanical, he worked for 22 years as a mechanic at Vetter Chevrolet.
Remaining to cherish Michael’s memory are his parents, Gary (Lori) Hall and Theresa Hall; brothers, Greg (Leigh) Hall and Daniel (Erica) Hall; sisters, Marie (Fred) Grunert and Jane Hall; step-sister, Jaclyn Sylvain; beloved nieces and nephews, Allison, Lydia, Freddie, Matthew, Eliza, Vivienne, Evelyn, Maverick, Barrett, Decker, and Reagan; grandmother, Kathleen Fromm, and several aunts, uncles, & cousins.
He was preceded in death by Richard and Beverly Hall, Albert Fromm, Kelli Lathers, and Maureen Galloway.
Donations in Michael’s memory may be directed to Tunnel to Towers Foundation or National Right to Life. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
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Prayers to the family. Mike was a good friend and always willing to help. A true gentle hearted person to say the least. Not many people around that cam compare to Mike.
We are so very sorry for the loss of Michael. Sending you our heartfelt condolences and prayers for comfort and peace.
Sorry for your loss. My father passed when I was 15 years old. Tom Hall,Sr helped me to heal at the cottage and helped make me a stronger person
The boys and I would like to extend our condolences to your entire family and we have you all in our prayers. We didn’t know Michael like we of course know Jane, however she spoke so highly of him often and all her family. I hope you all can find peace in your memories of Michael. Love, Dana, Zachary and Austin Rzepka
Gary and Lori and families,
So sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.
Marie and I became great friends in high school, and have remained friends for years now, and this is how I know Michael.
If I have memories of Michael when we were young it would most likely be of him fleeing as us girls hung out. But as we became adults we could all have fun together! Often my sister and I would hang out with the Hall kids. I would see him at gatherings, weddings, epic Halloween parties, a canoe trip, and lots of his neice’s and nephew’s birthday parties. I saw that he was a great man, humble, kind, and pretty darn funny. To be honest, and to Michael’s dismay, I was also quilty of plotting with Marie to introduce him to single ladies!
My heart breaks for Gary, Theresa, and all the Hall kids. I pray for their peace in this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers and I love you all.
Our sincere condolences to you, Gary and Lori. Our prayers are for you and all of your family during this very sad and difficult time. May God surround you with His love, peace and comfort.
Judy Gilchrist-Mohney, Stayton, Oregon
Aunt Theresa and family ~
Thinking of you all today. I am so sorry and saddened by the loss of Michael. I will always cherish the childhood memories I have of all of us growing up together. He was always so kind and smart. As teenagers, Michael always had a big bottle of Coca-Cola with him. So, we will be crackin’ open a cold bottle of Coca-Cola in his honor!
Rest Easy, Michael! 🕊
Wish we could be there. XoXo
Dear Cousin Gary and Family- I wanted to say how sorry we are to hear of your loss of Michael.
Michael sounded like an amazing person with a beautiful spirit. His love of the outdoors will be heard through the birds, creeks, lakes, winds, and sounds of nature. Michael is at peace.
Love Cousin Pammy, Kenny, and Kristin.
Your family is in our prayers, I can’t believe we share this pain. Lean on your faith and each other because without that it can be insurmountable.
Forever in our thoughts…
Dear Lori and Gary,
Our heartfelt sympathy goes to you as you mourn the loss of your son. We hope that family and friends support will provide some comfort.
Barb and Ray Bendure
A Beautiful Flower has Bloomed in God’s Kingdom. Our sincerest condolences for you and your Family. May you find comfort in the memories of Michael. Wishing you peace, comfort, courage and lots of Love at this time in the days to come.
Dear Gary and Lori,
I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I will not be able to attend the visitation or funeral, but will ask for God’s blessings for your family.
Gary and Lori and families. I am so sorry for your loss. Forty is so young to pass into God’s loving arms. Take comfort in knowing what a wonderful person who touched so many lives in his short time here on Earth. In the words of Dr. Seuss, “Death ends a life; Not a relationship.”
Knowing that a good son is in heaven is comforting but our heart hurts when a child dies before his parents. I pray that you will feel the love of Christ surround you as you go through this difficult time. May God give you special memories of his life.
Many fond memories as a “young man” at Hoppin. Hoping you each find comfort in memories, faith and prayers.
Dearest Cousin Gary and family:
We are keeping you in our warmest thoughts as you navigate through this extremely challenging time. We are wishing you hope and healing when you are ready. May Michael enjoy the next journey.
Sending Peace and Love from your Florida family,
Aunt Dar, Cousins Linny, Julie, Ingrid, Kristen, Patti and Jennifer
Lifting you and your family up in prayer. May you find peace knowing he’s with our Heavenly Father in Heaven. Brette Space friends of Kathleen Busch family.
Prayers for peace and comfort for you all. I am so sorry for your loss. ❤️
Praying for peace and healing 🙏🏻♥️🙏🏻 Much love, Jeff & Chris Wilson
Gary, Lori, Jane & family
Sorry for your loss. I will continue to pray for your family.