Hall , John F Jr.
John F Hall Jr. 86 of Branford Ct., on January 1st, 2021 took the checkered flag as he crossed the finish line of life. He had celebrated 52 wonderful years of marriage with his wife Claudette (Tibbetts) Hall. He was preceded in death by his parents John and Etta Hall as well as his son James Hall. Surviving him are his daughters Laurie Lucibello (Andy), Judy Cook (Doug), Diane Funaro (Frank) and Rosi Waterhouse (Jon), his son Alan Hall (Maria), stepson Billy Pierson (Kathy) and daughter in law Liz Hall. He also leaves behind 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. John was cherished by so many who knew him throughout his life. He was a Motor Vehicle Inspector in Waterbury Ct. for 27 years. He also volunteered his time working for the New Haven Nighthawks Hockey Team for nearly 35 years. John will be remembered most for his friendship and leadership in the auto racing world. He spent 40+ years in the sport he loved not only as a racecar driver but as an official for the Waterford Speedbowl and Riverside Park Speedway. He was well known and loved as a racecar owner for his daughter and son in law. His most prized accomplishments were his race wins and his championship trophy as a racecar owner. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude in John's honor. A celebration of life will take place at a later date.
Published in The New Haven Register on Jan. 1, 2021.