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Gerald W. Hall, Jr.

April 20, 1939 ~ January 16, 2024 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Gerald Hall, Jr. Obituary

HALL, GERALD W. JR. “JERRY” of Clarkston, passed away January 16, 2024 at 84 years of age. Loving husband of Margaret (née White) for 61 years; dear father of Brian (Heidi) Hall, Jennifer (Joe) Bland, and Jason (Jennifer) Hall; grandfather of Gavin, Grace, Clare, Quinn Hall, and the beloved late Lynde Polasek; great grandfather of Ava Booker; brother of the late Judith O’Hara; preceded in death by his parents, Gerald W. and Margaret (née Waldbeller) Hall, Sr. Jerry graduated from St. Mary’s of Royal Oak and was a veteran of the US Army and earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Wayne State University. He retired from the State of Michigan as Director of Oakland County Family Independence Agency, as well as adjunct professor at Oakland Community College in political science and Oakland University in public administration. A long time member of Our Lady of the Lakes Church, Jerry enjoyed time with his family, investing, sports, and golf. He loved watching the beautiful sunsets overlooking  Lake Arrowhead.  A wonderful husband, father, and grandfather his warm smile and listening ear will be forever missed. Funeral mass will be Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Lakes Church, 5481 Dixie Hwy, Waterford. Burial follows All Saints Cemetery, Waterford. Family will receive friends Sunday 3 to 7 PM at COATS FUNERAL HOME-CLARKSTON, 8909 Dixie Hwy  and Monday 9:30 AM at church until time of mass. To post a tribute, visit 

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January 21, 2024

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Coats Funeral Home - Clarkston
8909 Dixie Highway
Clarkston, MI 48348

In State
January 22, 2024

9:30 AM
Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church
5481 Dixie Highway
Waterford, Michigan 48329

Funeral Mass
January 22, 2024

10:00 AM
Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church
5481 Dixie Highway
Waterford, Michigan 48329


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