Our father, Wally , as most of you knew him, passed away September 12, 2021 at University of Utah Medical Center, after complications of non-alcoholic liver failure(NASH).
He was born July 22, 1948 in Salina, Kansas. He was the second son to Mitchell (Max) Cleburn Hale and Grace Marie Hale.
Wally is preceded in death by his first love, Kathy Hale and both of his parents.
Wally is survived by his second wife Melanie of Mountain View, brother Buddy (Esther) Hale, Sierra Vista, Arizona, son Jason (Teresa)Hale Mountain View, son Wally Jr. (Brooke) Hale Mountain View, daughter Jennifer Hale, Alvord Iowa, daughter Samantha (Jason) Ketner , San Tan Valley, Arizona, son Mitch (Rachel) Hale, Lyman, son Matthew (Carly) Hale, Mountain View, stepson Matt (Heather) Botts, Green River, stepson Chris (Hailey) Botts, Evanston. He is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Wally enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and woodworking. He always had a smile on his face and would talk to anyone, he never met a stranger.
Memorial services will be held Saturday September 25,2021 at the Mountain View LDS church at 11:00 a.m..
There will be a viewing Friday night at the church from 6-8 p.m.
Graveside services will follow at the Ft. Bridger cemetery.