Joshua James Laverne Hall, 58, born Feb. 17, 1955, in Wellsboro, passed away on Saturday Sept. 28, 2013, at The Gatehouse.
He married Kim Marie (Guerrero) Feb. 2, 2011, who survives. He has two step-sons, Steven R. Tarr II, of California and Nicholas A. Tarr, of Pa.
His parents are deceased.
He was a Lieutenant in the Navy for 13 years.
He earned a dual master's degree in mathematics and natural science. In California and Colorado, he was involved in helping and planning ideas for the homeless. In 2010, he helped design and plan the Saving Grace Shelter which opened Feb. 14, 2011.
A memorial service will be Oct. 4, 2013, at 4 p.m. at American Rescue Workers Church on Ross Street. Col Sam Astin will do the memorial service.