On May 26, 2008, GILBERT R. HALE. Beloved husband of Theresa C. (nee Novak); loving father of Valerie Guanti and her husband Frank, Gary Hale and his wife Patty, Scott Hale and his wife Dianne, and Keith Hale. Also survived by seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A Memorial Mass will be held at the Stella Maris Chapel, 2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, MD 21093, on Friday at 1 P.M. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Stella Maris Hospice at the above address. Arrangements by Connelly Funeral Home of Essex.