Chris Hall1Christopher “Chris” David Hall, born in Las Vegas on Oct. 7, 1969, suddenly passed away in his home in Ely, on Sept. 16, 2014.

Chris is survived by his loving family; wife Shirley, mother Kathy, sister Cindi, brothers John (wife Julie), Steve (wife Petty), and his devoted pets; Marley, Buddy, Bella, Nibbles, Mia, Emmie. Plus his cherished extended family and numerous friends.

Chris was the very proud son of WWII veteran and educator Donald Jordan Hall and grandson of WWI flying ace and member of France’s LaFayette Escadrille, Bert Hall.

A graduate of Ed W. Clark High School, Chris was honored to serve his country in the United State Navy where he also met his wife of 20 years, Shirley. For over 16 years Chris also proudly served as a Senior Corrections Officer at the Ely State prison where he excelled in his job and was respected by his fellow officers.

He loved to go fishing and enjoyed taking care of his many pets.

Chris was a loving and devoted husband, son, brother and friend who will be greatly missed by so many.

Services are to be held Thursday, Sept. 25 at 10:00 a.m. at the Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City, NV.

A Celebration of Life service will be schedule in Ely at a later date for all of his beloved Ely family and friends.