He was a proud veteran of the Vietnam era, serving in the United States Air Force as a Staff Sergeant. He was employed at O'Neal Steel, Ambridge, was an avid photographer, and worked with his father at the Kenneth Hare Funeral Home for many years.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Billy Hare, and two sisters, Arlene Hare and Joyce Busha.
Surviving are a brother, Robert (Joyce) Hare, Ambridge; three sisters, Marilyn Jean Hare, Leetsdale; Beverly Hare, Ambridge, and Judith Shilling, Beaver, and many nephews, a niece, cousins, and very close friends, Gary and Ronda Lazzerati and family.
Friends will be received on Thursday, November 3, 2016, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth St., Ambridge, (724-266-2549). Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, November 4, 2016, officiated by Pastor Harriet Hutton. Interment will follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.