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In Memory of

Hal Sterling Motheral

August 11, 1946 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


Hal Sterling Motheral, Jr. was born August 11, 1946 in San Antonio, Texas to Hal, Sr. and Laverne Motheral. On Saturday, May 13, 2017, he died peacefully in his sleep due to complications from cancer and kidney disease.

A memorial service will be held at New World United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 20th, 2017, at 2 pm.

Hal attended the University of Texas, Austin and received a degree in Civil Engineering. He had a long career with Gifford Hill American, Inc. and other pipe manufacturing companies before retiring. He was...

Hal Sterling Motheral, Jr. was born August 11, 1946 in San Antonio, Texas to Hal, Sr. and Laverne Motheral. On Saturday, May 13, 2017, he died peacefully in his sleep due to complications from cancer and kidney disease.

A memorial service will be held at New World United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 20th, 2017, at 2 pm.

Hal attended the University of Texas, Austin and received a degree in Civil Engineering. He had a long career with Gifford Hill American, Inc. and other pipe manufacturing companies before retiring. He was a member of The American Society of Civil Engineers. Hal was an avid golfer and was able to fulfill a dream of playing at Augusta National Golf Club. He was an active member at Great Southwest Golf Club for many years and was terribly upset when the club closed.
The family wishes to express its appreciation to the Eastchase Dialysis Center nurses and staff, and the nurses and staff of Community Hospice of Texas at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital for their compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, New World Methodist Church (2201 North Davis Drive, Arlington, TX., 76012), or a charity of your choice.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Kay Motheral; daughter Robin Motheral; sister Lynn Ziegler and husband Thad; nephew Thad C. Ziegler, wife Anna, and their children Thad R. and Elaine of San Antonio nephew Will Ziegler, wife Valerie, and their children Hallie, Vivienne, and Forrest of San Antonio; niece Barbara Schenker, husband Max, and their son Ty of Austin.