THOMAS F. Mc HALE, MSG (RET.), son of Edward and Edna Piontek (Sleckowski) of Central Falls, R.I. was called away to rest Friday, August 12, 2005. A loving husband father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife Carol, four children and six grandchildren. His son LTC Edward J. Mc Hale, his wife Kim, his daughters; Sharon, her husband Stephen Donahue, Edna, her husband Lt. Col. Gerald Gigon, and Ms. Laura A. Mc Hale. His grand-children; Ryan Anderson, Casey Mc Hale, John Donahue, Alaine Gigon, Virginia Donahue and Thomas Gigon. After serving his country honorably in Korea and Vietnam he retired and continued his education receiving his Bachelor of Science in Health, Physical Education and Recreation. He became a Coach, a Teacher and a Leader. He was a man who allowed his children to see his love and hear his pride. We will miss him. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 17 and funeral services will be Thursday, August 18 at 11 A.M. at Huntt Funeral Home, 3035 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD. 301-645-7021. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to St. Jude's Childrens Hospital.