Hall – Kenneth Ivan

Posted by on May 27, 2021 in Obituaries | 28 comments

Hall – Kenneth Ivan

Passed away at Ballarat Hospital on May 24th 2021 , Dearly loved husband to Cheryl, Loving father to Janelle, Justin, Brendan & Families. Due to Recent Covid- 19 Restrictions a Private Family service will be held on Wednesday June 2nd 2021 commencing at 11.00am. A Private Cremation will be held. Livestreaming of the service will be available , please go to our website and click on the livestreaming Tab to view the Service


  1. Ken Hall
    One of the best, loyal, genuine people in life.
    Our familes friendship with this true gentleman has been for decades.
    Our heartaches, with your loss,, memories of good times, fun, catch ups and times of loss in the past are all part of our journey in life.
    We all admired you so much and Doug valued your true friendship.
    Our last talks with you on the phone symbolised our families connection bounded by the loss of our other favourite man Doug.
    Our love, strength and hope for all of the Hall family at this very sad time.
    Love always
    Kellie, Lois ( nee Duxson) and Darren Hoare
    Memories of your close loyal friend Doug.
    We will never forget you.

  2. Special memories of a wonderful friend and neighbour of many years. Our love to Cheryl, Janelle, Justin, Brendon and families. -Wayne,Lorraine, Larissa and Mathew

    • Uncle Ken and family

      ❤ Always in my heart ❤

      Darren Mills

  3. Great memories of a good friend for many years. Ken always had a smile and a laugh to share. We are so glad we met for coffee and a chat in May.
    Ken was an inspiring, innovative farmer who always looked towards, and planned for the future.
    Our thoughts are with Cheryl and the family at this time, made more difficult because of the virus.
    Love Arnold and Joyce Currie.
    Long-time friend and neighbour of Rex Currie.

  4. My Sincere condolences to Cheryl and all the Hall Family for your loss.
    Ken was a true gentleman who was a pleasure to know and assist in my work roles.

  5. Fondest thoughts of Ken from Dave Morgan, Pauline, Alison and our families. Whenever we met there was always his wonderful smile, a bright greeting and lots of sharing of the special memories we all had together .
    Our thoughts are with Cheryl and the Hall family

  6. Uncle Ken I’m forever grateful that Geoff and I were able to have lunch with you and Aunty Cheryl . I’m forever grateful for all the great times we had while I was growing up. Target shooting, tractor rides, driving cars and riding motor bikes. Feeding baby lambs. You’ll be greatly missed but the memories will last a life time. Love you uncle Ken xx thoughts and prayers always for Aunty Cheryl xx
    Love always Lauri Geoff and my 5 children

  7. Ken & I have been close friends from the time we met at primary school: a privilege to share in his life and be a lifelong friend
    Ronald Minchin Leslie

  8. Thoughts Love & Prayers are with you Cheryl Janelle Justin & Brendan & families.
    Another of “the good ones” moves on.

    Ken was a true gentleman

  9. In your lifetime, you can probably count on the fingers of you hands, those that are as vibrant, engaging and interested in the land for which they are stewards. Ken was one of those!

  10. Cheryl Justin, Janelle & Brendan & families sending love to you all. It was a privilege to have known Ken, and we are lucky to have created so many special memories with him and Cheryl. Friendship knows no distance, he will be in our hearts always.

  11. Glad we were able to catch up and have good long chin wag – I will always remember. A good friend and real good bloke. Keep some Chrissy Pud for you mate. Our thoughts will be will be Cheryl, Justin, Janelle, Brendan and families on Wednesday for your final farewell

    • Dear Cheryl and Justin Ken was a bloke we could all aspire to. I will miss his beaut sense of humour and our wonderful chats after each PPS meeting.
      He was so proud of you and Justin and would quite often share this with us.
      You and the rest of your family are in our thoughts.

    • Ken one special friend to my family I will never forget your friendship when we came to Joel. One special man to me and all the LYGO team your dry sense of humour was infectious. A friend who I treasured Special thanks to you and Cheryl for all the fun. Sympathy to Cheryl and family Laurie Cossar

  12. A great bloke with a great sense of humour. Ken was the nicest person and sincerely a good friend. Many special memories of past early days on the farm.
    Very best wishes to Cheryl, Janelle, Justin, Brendan and families from Angela, Kevin, Alice and Peter Winton-Keirl from Heathcote.

  13. Ken,
    A family friend of many years. Fond memories growing up spending time on your family farm with janelle, Justin and Brendan growing up at Joel Joel.
    I will always remember your gentlemanly behaviour s and being such a genuine kind person.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.
    Till we meet again
    Darren Narelle Woodgate

  14. Ken was a special man, a special friend at a needed time, I will miss not hearing his cheerful voice at Christmas and send thoughts at this time to his family. Yvonne Whitecross

  15. Yvonne
    Ken was a special friend, a special man at a needy time. I will miss his cheerful Christmas call and send condolences to all the family at this sad time. Yvonne

  16. We will always remember our dear friend Ken for his kind, thoughtful, cheerful and friendly personality and for the happy and ‘fun filled’ times we spent together.
    Our love and thoughts are with Cheryl, Ken’s family and his close friends. He was a loyal and successful man who was loved by many.
    We will miss him.

  17. All my thoughts are with Cheryl and family.
    We have lost a great mate and a genuine good bloke.
    Rest peacefully mate. GO CATS
    Jim Friend

  18. Dear Cheryl and family. Although this is a sad time for all I celebrate Ken’s life and friendship. Ken was always there for me with a smile and a supportive word when I was going through tough times. I have known Ken for almost 40 years, firstly with the CFA then the Ag. Society and as a friend over the years. A true gentleman and “The salt of the earth”
    I will miss you mate. RIP. Ian Burke.

  19. It was such a privilege to have known Ken. We met him on our first bus tour organized by Laurie Cossar in July 2008.
    Each year thereafter we enjoyed his company, whitt, great sense of humour & long lasting friendship.
    The bus tours were apptly named LYGO TOURS, meaning LAUGH YOUR GUTS OUT & this we surely did !
    A genuine true friend whom will be sadly missed.
    Our sincere condolences to Cheryl & Family Love Bev& John Lees

  20. Ken, We have been friends for all our lives, we rode our bikes together to and from school, both Joel and Landsborough West we caught the bus to Tech in Stawell together, we played after school.I always enjoyed my visits to Glengowan South over the years, especially the last few years. I will miss you ,a great friend. Condolances to all the family.
    Rest in peace mate. Noel Palmer

  21. Sad to hear of Kens passing he had a big caring heart and will be sadly missed. Thoughts are with Cheryl, Justin, Janelle, Brendan and family

  22. My thoughts are with you Cheryl, Janelle, Justin, Brendan and families. Such a sad time for you all. I hope you can find some comfort in all the wonderful tributes that have been posted here.

    Uncle Ken was such a warm, engaging and generous man, who made me feel so special whenever I saw him. He always wanted to know what was going on in my life. Never judging, always enthusiastic, supportive and loving.

    Growing up I always looked up to him. He was a wonderful role model and will be greatly missed.

    Rest in peace xxx

  23. Sorry for your loss ,always got a laugh out of Ken. Missed by all ,thought are with the family from Val & Paul Whelan

  24. Such a gorgeous soul.

    • To Cheryl and family deepest sympathy on the passing of Ken
      LYGO tours have lost one special friend
      Ken will be sadly missed by us all
      All of us from LYGO TOURS

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