BELFAST – Norman Foster Hall, 71, of Belfast passed away on Friday, Aug. 27, 2004, at his home in Wayne. He was born in Belfast on Jan. 2, 1933, the son of Donald and Verna (Dyer) Hall. He graduated from Crosby High School and then served with the United States Army during the Korean War. After the war he attended Devry Technical School in Chicago and worked for 17 years at Tibbetts Industries in Camden. He returned to school and received a bachelor’s degree from University of New Hampshire. He then worked for the Microwave Research Corp in North Andover, Mass., and Klein Assoc. Sonar Research in Salem, N.H. In 1979, he moved back to Maine and worked for Digital Equipment in Augusta as an engineer. He lived in Wayne for 25 years and moved back to Belfast two years ago. Norman was a Mason, a member of the Amity Lodge in Camden/Rockport. He enjoyed boating and loved to build things out of wood. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his stepmom Doris Hall; sister, Barbara Hall Hogan; and brother Malcolm Hall. Norman is survived by his wife of 43 years, Ida (Farrington) Hall; two children, Kristy Hall Johnson and her husband, Brian of Freeport, and Kraig Hall and wife, Sharon, of Chatam, N.J.; four grandchildren, Drew and Kayley Johnson, and Jake and Garrett Hall; a sister-in-law, Donna Hall of Morrill; two brothers-in-law, Milton Farrington and wife, Meredith of Jay, and Lawrence Farrington and wife, Macella, of Wilton; and several nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to call on Monday between 6-8 p.m. at the Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave, Belfast. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the United Methodist Church, Mill Lane, Belfast with a reception following at the church. Interment will be at 1 p.m. at the Grove Cemetery, Belfast. Those wishing to make memorial donations may do so to the Building Fund at the church. Arrangements are under the care of the Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave, Belfast.