Pauline Isabel (Glasscock Randle) Hall, 99, of Quincy, Illinois, formerly of Keokuk, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, January 30, 2022 at her home in Quincy, Illinois.
Pauline was born June 29, 1922, in Ashton, Missouri, at home on the family farm, the daughter of Paul Stanley and Myrtle (Elsie Smith) Glasscock. She graduated from Keokuk High School in 1940 and played on a traveling softball team after high school. She was united in marriage to Glen Eugene Randle in January of 1943 in Canton, Missouri. He was killed in action in France on January 5, 1945 while serving in World War II. Pauline was then united in marriage to Don E. Hall on April 19, 1946 in Hannibal, Missouri. He preceded her in death on March 6, 1985. She worked at the Keokuk Shoe Factory as a young woman, and later moved to Quincy, Illinois, where Pauline was employed at the Illinois Veteran’s Home for twenty-four years until her retirement in the early 1990’s. Pauline was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Quincy, Illinois, and belonged to several Baptist churches throughout her life. She was an avid bowler for many years and belonged to a Canasta club. She enjoyed spending her free time playing Scrabble, fishing, walking and taking care of her yard. She also loved to read. Most of all, she loved her family dearly, especially her children and grandchildren.
Pauline is survived by two children: Debra Behring of Quincy, Illinois, and Holly (Steve) Hudelson of Quincy; grandchildren: Kenneth (Brenda) Vahle, Kasey Behring, Chad (Grace) Hudelson and Corey (Jennifer) Hudelson, and Stephanie (Brandon) Meyer; great-grandchildren: McKensie Vahle, Dequadrian (Paxton) Martin, Liam and Finn Hudelson, Paige Lewis, Adrianah (Skye) Hudelson, Logan, Charlie and Parker Meyer; and many nieces and nephews.
Pauline is preceded in death by her parents; husband Gene Randle; husband Don E. Hall; sons: Larry Randle in infancy and Jerry Hall; sister: Flossie (Glenn) Taylor; five brothers: Stanley (Shirley), John (Aileen), Glen (Shirley), Clyde (Maggie) and Dean (Anna Lou) Glasscock and two grandsons: Kelly Behring and Jerry Hall, Jr.
Funeral services will be held at DeJong-Greaves-Printy Funeral Home at 11 am on Saturday, February 5, 2022 followed by burial at Sunset Memorial Park in Keokuk. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10 to 11 am on Saturday directly before the service. Memorial donations may be directed to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Tributes and condolences may be left at www.dejongsfuneralhome.com.
DeJong-Greaves-Printy Funeral Home of Keokuk is in charge of arrangements.