Harold Niel Hall, Jr. 90, died September 19, 2022, in Bar Harbor. He was born in Brooklyn, NY, June 25, 1932, the son of Harold Niel and Edythe L. (Harlow) Hall, Sr.
After school he enjoyed open water diving and owned and piloted his own Cesna 150. He joined the Navy and served four years on the USS Piedmont AD-17. He belonged to the US Coast Guard Auxiliary and took many advanced courses which included US Power Squadron, Exemplary Service in 1959, National Fire Academy which involved Life Flight training, ground safety course, Fire Attack School and State Emergency Response. Harold belonged to the National Rifle Assoc., life member of V.A. Membership, Plumbers Union Manhattan and Bronx, Southwest Harbor Civil Defense Director, and Southwest Harbor Fire Captain. He served as a member of the American Legion, Eugene M Norwood Post #69, Southwest Harbor, was a professional marksman and member of the National Rifle Assoc.
Harold is survived by his wife, Anna Barnes Hall; nephews, Frank and Scott Nastro and Sean Hall; nieces, Tracy Mills, and children; half-brother, Thomas Hall. Stepdaughter, Diane Muzeroll and husband, Edward; stepson Daniel Barnes, step grandchildren and spouses Tyler and Juli Muzeroll, Erik and Tiffany Muzeroll, Zachary Barnes, Cameron Barnes, Alyssa Barnes, and step great granddaughter Eve Muzeroll. He was predeceased by his parents; brother, John; sister, Edythe Nastro and former wife, Carol Metzler.
A memorial service will be held October 1, 2022, at 2:00pm, at the Southwest Harbor Fire House with refreshments to follow. A private interment will be held at Mt. Height Cemetery.
Contributions in Harold’s memory may be made to the Southwest Harbor Department, 250 Main St. Southwest Harbor 04679
Arrangements by Acadia Burial & Cremation Direct, 248 State St. Ellsworth
Condolences may be expressed at www.acadiacremation.com