Myrtle Hall died Sunday at 7:40 p.m., in St. Joseph's Hospital
following several years of ill health. Since the beginning of
her illness she had been in and out of hospitals several times
and had last enter on the day of her death.
Hall, who made her home with a sister Mrs. Lillie White, at 75
E. Elm St., had been employed for 17 years at the Elm Street Garment
Co., previous to her retirement two years ago.
was born at Roodhouse, Feb. 11, 1898, a daughter of the late Mr.
and Mrs. William Storey. Mrs. Hall had resided in Alton for 40
are two brothers, Harry Storey, Des Moines, Iowa, and Stanley,
Stuart, Fla., two sisters, Mrs. White and Mrs. Lizzie Waters,
Jerseyville, and three grandchildren. In addition to her parents
and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter.
body is at Gent Chapel where rites will be conducted Wednesday
at 2 p.m., by the Rev. William Roberson. Burial will be in Valhalla
hours at the chapel will be from 7 p.m., today until time of the