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Benjamin Lee Hall

January 23, 1938 ~ December 21, 2018 (age 80)

Benjamin Lee Hall, 80, of Alpena passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at Medilodge – Alpena.

Lee was born in Charlotte on January 23, 1938 to the late Theron and Stasia (Holcomb) Hall.  He attended the University of Michigan where he played football and graduated in 1962 with a bachelor’s degree in education.  He went on to earn his master’s degree in mathematics from Boston College.  He taught math at Alpena High School from 1964 until his retirement in 1999.  He received the outstanding educator award twice, coached varsity football for many years and was inducted into the Michigan High School Hall of Fame in 2005.  Lee was a member and served as an elder in the Community of Christ Church.  He was a wonderful husband and father.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years Sandra, 4 daughters, Lynn (Bob) Hollingshead, Heather (Jeff) Deitrick, Stephanie Hall, Blythe Morales; 11 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; brother, Dennis (Nancy) Hall; 2 sisters, Ellen Force, Gloria Armbrustmacher; several nieces and nephews.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.  A memorial service will be held for family and friends at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Community of Christ Church or Alpena Boys and Girls Club.

Donations may be made to:

Alpena Boys and Girls Club
Alpena MI 49707

Community of Christ Church
Lachine MI 49753