Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Louanna Jane (Oney) Hall

Louanna Jane (Oney) Hall, age 72, of Shelby, died Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at her home after a courageous battle with various health issues.

Louanna was born November 6, 1947 in Shelby. In various forms of work, she always was in a profession of caring and serving. For many years she was a school bus driver for the Plymouth-Shiloh School District, had attended cosmetology school and worked as a cosmetologist, and also was an aide caring for those in need at both Crestwood Care Center and the former Heritage Care Center. Louanna was an excellent southern cook and thoroughly enjoyed collecting recipes, loved to plant flowers and garden, was a great bingo player, and appreciated researching family genealogy and documenting it in several books.

On June 30, 1978 she married Donald Ray Hall and he survives. Also surviving are 8 daughters: Marsha (Lyle) Chronister of Shiloh, Debbie (Rob) Yates of Greenup, KY, Karen (Mike) Bailey of Attica, Angie (Senol) Kocaman of Shelby, Jenny (Matt) Roth of Shelby, Debra Deppen of Norwalk, Donna (Delmos) Boggs of Mt. Vernon, and Denise (Ray) Oney of Shiloh; an “adopted daughter”: Donna Livesay of Shelby; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; half siblings: Alma Hopkins, Rita Bowling, Ladonna Hicks, April Vandall, and Linzie Oney; as well as numerous step-siblings and their families, other relatives, and friends. Louanna was preceded in death by her father and step-mother: Virgil and Ruth Oney; mother and step-father: Gladys and Victor Coffey; daughter: Amy Hicks; grandson: Drue Yates; brothers: Johnney, Charles, and Stephen Oney; and two step-brothers.

Family and friends are welcome on Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 11 am- 1 pm at the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will immediately follow at 1 pm. Pastor Aaron Boggs, her grandson, will officiate the services and burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Due to the current COVID-19 circumstances, both the family and the funeral home wish that everyone remains safe. Therefore, we ask that visitors be mindful of current restrictions, wear masks when visiting, and pay respects appropriately and promptly, without lingering.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation via their website ( or may be left in care of Penwell Turner Funeral Home.

Appropriate ways to express sympathy for those unable to attend may be done by leaving an online condolence at or by leaving a comment on Louanna’s obituary on the funeral home’s Facebook page,

Memories & Condolence

  1. Wilma Phelps says:

    To the family
    I am so sorry for your loss, know that you are in my thoughts and prayers..

  2. Patty Fultz says:

    Ronnie and I are sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. We send our deepest condolences. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

  3. Ruth Ann Barber says:

    Hugs and prayers to all Lou’s family. She was a high school friend and a lovely person. Sympathy sent to all.

  4. Mike Bsuer says:

    Rest In Peace fellow classmate.

  5. Annie Howard says:

    Our deepest sympathy! You’re in our thoughts and prayers. A big loss to the family . Such a special woman!!!

  6. dillard bailey says:

    Don and family so sorry too hear of Lou’s passing,GOD BLESS and give you all comfort,my thoughts and PRAYERS go out too each and everyone of you !

  7. Sandy Conley Uebel says:

    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Lou, she was a wonderful person and I will miss her amazing recipes from Facebook. Your journey is now over and no more pain and suffering, until we meet again…then we will be able share recipes and stories…until then God Bless You….peace and comfort to her family and treasure the memories you all have….and know she is not suffering any more, thoughts and prayers to you

  8. Mickey Hall says:

    My heart is so broken to hear of Lou’s passing. She was a wonderful friend for many years. She was always there through good times and bad times. My prayers are with Don and the family. Rest in peace my dear friend!

  9. Darlene StephebebsTackett says:

    So sorry for your loss, your Mother was a very sweet and kind lady, she will be missed. Hugs to all you girls.

  10. Roger Keesy says:

    Deepest condolences to the family. I’m gonna miss all her awesome recipes too.

  11. john justice says:

    sorry for lou’s family loss, prayers to all her family, lou was a nice lady

  12. Brenda Lochotzki says:

    My heart is broken along with yours. I am praying for peace and comfort for Aunt Lue’s girls, Uncle Don and their families. Thinking and praying for everyone!
    Brenda ,Joe and family!❤

  13. Mindy Utz says:

    My deepest condolences.


    Tim and I want to send our deepest condolences and sincere sympothy to all the family of Lou Hall.To her husband and children and all other family we pray the good Lord will touch you all with his ever lasting peace and comfort that only he can give. All our love thoughts and prayers to you all during this very difficult time. We are so very sorry for your loss and may God Bless each and every one of you.

  15. Melissa Mullins says:

    Prayers for Don, Marsha, Debbie, Karen, Angie, Jenny and family at this difficult time. You have your Aunt Ellen’s
    and my deepest sympathy.

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