Dr. George Mason Hall|
August 10, 1930 ~ January 31, 2013
Dr. George Mason Hall passed away peacefully Jan 30, age 82. Born at Virginia Mason Hosp to Mary and G. Mason Hall. He became an Eagle Scout, graduated from Edmonds High and the University of Washington, then joined the Army.
Stationed in Minneapolis MN, he met and married Elaine Nielsen. The couple moved to Seattle and George entered UW's Pre-Med program, graduated in 1960. He interned at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth MN, then joined a clinic in Bemidji MN.
1965 he was an ENT Fellow at Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN.
Returning to Seattle George was Chief Resident of Otolaryngology, UW Medical School.
George had his practice in Bremerton. His other contributions include scoutmaster, school board president and educational school district board member. After retiring George volunteered at a Bremerton community clinic, St. Jude Hospital, St. Lucia and Tripler Army Hospital, HI.
George is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Jerald, survived by his sister Sandra (Dave Durand), his wife, Elaine, their children, Tod (Hilary) Susan, Mason (Brenda) and four
grandchildren. A celebration of his life will be held Feb 24, Sun. 3:00 PM at the Sons of Norway 1018-18th St., Bremerton WA. Memorials may be made to the University of Washington, School of Medicine.
Published in The Seattle Times on Feb. 20, 2013