Jack L. Hallett, age 83, of South Holland, IL passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016. A founding brother of Hallett & Sons Expert Movers, Jack was an innovative leader in the relocation industry. Over 60 plus years he creatively advanced the science of library relocation services and plied that trade throughout the United States and abroad. A fixture in the academic and public library community for decades, he oversaw 1,000’s of library moves and was a true library champion. He trained 100’s and mentored many in the industry with an easy smile and a forthright demeanor. With an indomitable spirit, Jack remained an active and integral member of the Hallett organization right through his last days. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and uncle who will be sorely missed by family, friends and colleagues.
Visitation will be on Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be Friday, February 12, 2016 at 10:00. All services will be at Smits Funeral Home, Dyer, IN 46311