Graveside services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family for Mr. Elvin E. Hall, 88, of Madrid, and formerly of Ogdensburg. Mr. Hall died October 4, 2011 at home surrounded by family. Mr. Hall was born on December 22, 1922 in Syracuse the son of Earl and Henrietta (Poe) Hall. He married Harriet M. Wells on February 28, 1953 at Norte Dame Church in Ogdensburg. Mrs. Hall died in 1978.
He is survived by a son, John L. and Fiancee Ruth Hyde of Madrid; a stepson, Richard and Sharon Wells of Lakeland, FL; two grandsons, John L. Jr. of Boston and Brandon M. of Buffalo; his long-time companion, Anna (Betty) Steele; and several nieces and nephews.
A brother, Arthur, predeceased him.
He was a member of Norte Dam Church of Ogdensburg and the Moose Club of Ogdensburg. Elvin enjoyed small engine repair, he was an avid harmonica player. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.
Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Phillips Memorial Home in Madrid.