In loving memory of

Kenneth Barton Hall
June 12, 1924 - March 30, 2023

Kenneth Barton Hall, 98, of Pine Island passed away on March 30, 2023, at Pine Haven Care Center.

Kenneth Hall was born to Arthur and Beatrice (Mull) Hall on June 12, 1924, in Douglas, Minnesota where he grew up. He graduated from Central High School.

On February 19, 1946, Kenneth married Shirley Glarner with whom he celebrated 77 wonderful years of marriage on Valentine's Day of this year. Kenneth and Shirley had four children: Wayne, Michael, Candace and Eddie.

Kenneth was in the Navy during WWII and was a proud Navy Veteran. After the service he spent time raising his children and devoted 18 years to working as a custodial engineer for the Rochester Public School System. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, great-great grandfather, and friend.

She is survived by his wife, Shirley (Glarner) Hall; his children, Wayne (Sharon) Hall, Michael (Cheryl) Hall, Candace (Charles) Finley and Eddie Hall; one sister, Lola Hall; 6 grandchildren, 9 step grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, 13 step great grandchildren, and 17 great-great grandchildren and 13 step great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 sisters, Evelyn Hassler and Edna Hall along with 3 brothers, Fred Hall, Lyle Hall and Arthur Hall.

Per Kenneth's wishes, private family services will be held.

Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Hall family; to share a special memory or condolence please visit


Carol Johnson wrote on Apr 4, 2023:

"Kenny was always such a gentle and caring man. I enjoyed visiting with him and Shirley during my days in the Douglas and Rochester area. My sympathy to all the family. Carol Sattre Johnson"