(November 11, 2002)
Former Powell resident Charlene Theresa Hall, 71, of White Rock, N.M., died Monday, Nov. 11 after a lengthy illness.
She was recently preceded in death by her husband, Vinson Hall, and brother, Phil Kopriva.
The Halls moved to Los Alamos, N.M., when Los Alamos was still the Secret City. She was active in her community as former president of PEO, president of the Los Alamos Retired Educators Association and a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
She was a founder of the Los Alamos Special Education Program and devoted her time to the nurturing of special education children.
Survivors include her daughter, Zandra Hall-Chong and husband Garret of Coldpsprings, Texas; her son, Patrick Hall and wife Julie of California; and five grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Los Alamos. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, with interment to follow in the Guaje Pines Cemetery.