Dakota James Hall, 20 of Valparaiso, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 in Lake Station. He was born November 12, 1998 in Grand Blanc, Michigan to Jimmy O. and Lesa M. (Johnsen) Hall. Dakota is survived by his daughter Skylar Rae Riede, his girlfriend Amber Riede, two brothers Nicholas and Lucas Hall, one sister Kaiyden Hall, grandparent James and Marie Hall, his aunt Mary Sontag, uncles Harvey Sontag, Matt Maziarz, and Ron Hall, aunts Becky Hayes, Brenda Kish, Sherry Waushauer, cousins Spencer Michaels, Tony Maybal, Justin Hall, and Amber Peyton. Dakota was a carpenter working construction. A memorial gathering will take place in his memory on Saturday, September 21st at 2:00 PM at the Fraternal of the Eagles Lodge, 85 Elm St. in Valparaiso. Bartholomew Funeral Home in Valparaiso is in charge of arrangements.