Mary Ella Renberg Hall, was born October 10, 1922, at Mitchell, to Lee and Sarah (Ferguson) Ludwig. She attended the Faith Bible School in Mitchell and graduated from the Faith Bible School in Tabor, IA. On August 20, 1942, she married Donald Renberg at Mitchell. He preceded her in death in 1979. She was a homemaker and was employed at Chef Louie’s Steak House. In August of 1986, she married Melvin Hall and they moved to Cedar Falls, IA. They returned to Mitchell in 1989 and he preceded her in death in 1990. She then became a private caregiver. She was a lifelong member of the Faith Missionary Church and was secretary of the Faith Bible School Board for many years.
She is survived by two sons: Donald and wife, Linda Renberg of Mitchell and Steven Renberg of Thornton, CO; three daughters: Inez Cohu and husband, Tom, Blue Springs, MO, Norma Williams and husband, Paul of Mitchell, SD, Linda Nelson and husband, Tim of Mitchell; one sister, Alma Ludwig of Mitchell, SD; seventeen grandchildren, twenty-one great grandchildren and five step-children. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, Donald and Melvin, one son James and one sister, Inez Ludwig.