David Hale


(March 1936 - February 2018)

David Hale of Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania, formerly of Powell, died on Feb.13, 2018.

David graduated from Powell High School with the class of 1954.

He was the beloved husband of Carolyn (nee Rowe), devoted father of Gretchen (Grant) Nauman and Julie (John) Good; and grandfather of Grace Isabel Good. David also is survived by sisters, Margaret Bushnell and Ann Marra and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Maurice P. Hale and first wife, Susan (nee Hahn).

David was a 30-year professor of Theater at Temple University and longtime flyer for Flying by Foy.

Services were held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 22 E. Chestnut Hill Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19118, on Saturday, Feb. 24, followed by reception in the Parish House.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks for friends to support the St. Paul’s Church Rummage Sale and Well Spouse Association in his honor.