MADISON – Kelly Lee Hall, age 55, of Madison, peacefully passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Agrace Hospice Care with his loving family by his side.

He was born on July 10, 1958, in Madison, the son of Gary and Janet (Wick) Hall. Kelly graduated from Lafollette High School in 1976. In his career he was employed at Inland Boats, Shaw Management, and Gervasi Boat and Storage for many years. Kelly had a special talent for fixing anything operated by gasoline. Kelly enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, and was an avid Nascar fan who enjoyed watching football, playing golf, and riding his Harley. Kelly especially loved spending time with all of his friends at Chief’s, formerly the Packer Inn.

He is survived by his father, Gary; sister, Teri (Jeff) Fine, Cottage Grove, along with nephews, Dustin and Toby; sister, Joni Gehrke, Wisconsin Dells, along with nieces, Christina, Heather and Anna; and many, many friends and relatives. Kelly was preceded in death by his mother, Janet; brother, John “Russell”; and his grandparents.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to the doctors and staff of the UW Carbone Cancer Center, UW Hospital B6 Palliative Care Unit, and everyone at Agrace for helping Kelly remain as independent as he could until his journey ended.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 9:30 until the time of the service on Friday. Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.