Lawrence “Larry” V. Hall Jr.



Bar Harbor

Lawrence “Larry” V. Hall Jr., 91, died Feb. 7, 2022, at a Bangor hospital. He was born April 29, 1930, in Bar Harbor, the son of Lawrence V. and Edna (Hardison) Hall Sr.

He graduated from Bar Harbor High School in 1948. After graduation he worked for his father. On Feb. 7, 1952, he was inducted into the U.S. Army, serving 16 months in Korea. After his release from the Army, he was employed at The Jackson Laboratory from April 1954 until his retirement in January 1992.

Larry married Elizabeth “Lily” McEldowney, Dec. 10, 1955, and they most recently celebrated 66 years of marriage. He coached Little League and was a volunteer of the Bar Harbor Fire Department, a past member of the Forty Hayseeders, St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church, the American Legion Post No. 25 and the Bugle and Drum Corps. Larry enjoyed spending time with family and friends at Donnell Pond in Franklin.

He is survived by his wife, Lily; two daughters, Betty Dugan and husband, Jeffrey, of Bloomfield, Conn., and Judy McGinn of Bucksport; two sons, Jeffrey Hall of Bar Harbor and Robert Hall and wife, Julie, of Trenton; grandchildren Kate Greenbacker and husband, Charlie, Michael Thornton, Danielle Graffius and husband, Ben, Andrew Hall, Brittany Tyner and husband, Andy, Jonathan Hall, Nolan Hall, Sean McGinn and Heather McGinn; great-grandchildren Taylor Thornton, Ella and Erinne Graffius, Chase, Andrew, Emma and James Greenbacker and Jack and William Tyner; a sister, Nancy Dorsey, and husband, David; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents and sister Venessa McKay and husband, Charles.

Graveside services at Bayview Cemetery, Franklin will be announced in the spring.

Those who desire may make contributions in Larry’s memory to St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church, 41 Mt. Desert St., Bar Harbor, ME 04609 or the MDI YMCA, 21 Park St., Bar Harbor, ME 04609.

Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.

 

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