HALL, 'BILL' ROGER W., 75, of Rocky Hill Road, North Scituate, died Tuesday at home. He was the husband of Gertrude M. (Berube) Hall. They were married for 53 years.
Born in Smithfield, a son of the late Warren R. and Mildred (Tinkham) Hall, He lived in North Scituate, previously living in Cumberland. Mr. Hall was an experimental machinist with The Foxboro Company for 35 years until retiring. He was a well known Blue Grass musician, songwriter and Band Leader and he was recently accepted as one of the 200 original Pioneers of Bluegrass by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA).
He is also survived by his children, Allen T. Hall of Ellington, CT, Linda M. Irish of Warwick, Sharon R. Matthews of Scituate and Deborah B. Hall of Cumberland; seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren, and a sister, Carol Hall of Scituate. He was the father of the late James A. Hall.
Funeral Service Saturday at a time to be announced in the ANDERSON-WINFIELD Funeral Home, Route 44 at Greenville Common, Greenville. Burial in Acotes Hill Cemetery. Visitation Friday 4-7 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to BCA Bull Dog Rescue Network, c/o Shar Kynaston, P.O. Box 1049, Kaysville, UT 84037. For messages of condolence and directions, visit andersonwinfield.net
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Published by The Providence Journal on Apr. 22, 2010.