John R Hall, 81 of Castleton, NY passed away on December 31, 2021 at Our Lady of Mercy Life Center in Guilderland. Born on May 6, 1940 in Albany, NY, he was a graduate of Our Lady of Angels Grammar School and Vincentian Institute. He was the son of the late Richard A and Rose Cebula Hall, brother to the late Robert A. and Joseph J. Hall and the husband of the late Patricia M. "Sally" Ellers Hall. His sister Rosemary T. Koveleskie, brother-in-law Richard Ellers as well as nieces, nephews and cousins around the country, survives him. With his parents and brothers he operated the family business, Dick's TV Inc in Albany. John owned several Corvettes in his younger years and would remind you that he loved those cars. His summer days were spent at Kinderhook Lake and summer nights spent at Lebanon Valley Speedway. A faithful NY Giants football fan and listener of morning talk radio. He loved the outdoors, hunting and traveling around the country with Sally in their RV. All will remember him fondly. A graveside service will be held on Saturday January 8, 2022 at 11am at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Route 203, Valatie. Arrangements are under the direction of the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie.