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Family and friends of Rev. Dr. Ronald Hals regarding his passing

The Reverend Dr. Ronald M. Hals, born on September 4, 1926, passed away on Saturday, February 23, at Wesley Ridge. He was professor emeritus of Trinity Lutheran Seminary where he served for over 30 years as a professor of Old Testament theology. Ron was the first non-Jewish graduate from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was beloved by a great many of
his students. In his retirement he provided continuing education to many pastors around the country. Ron was easily recognizable by his signature beret.

A celebration of life will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church on Sunday, March 3, after the 11 am service a light lunch will be provided. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lutheran World Relief.

(Reprinted from The Columbus Dispatch Obituaries)

Please keep the many friends and family members of Rev. Dr. Ron Hals in your prayers as they mourn his death. May they be comforted by the promise of eternal life through our Lord and Savior, Jesus.


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Rev. Robert H. Carter on Wednesday 02/27/2019 at 05:23PM wrote:

Dr. Hal’s was a great teacher and showed us the grace of God’s love in the Old Testament.I will always remember him as one of my favorite professors while attending seminary in th seventies.

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