Norman A. “Norm” Hare, Jr.
September 15, 1933 - March 9, 2021
Norman A. “Norm” Hare, Jr., age 87, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.
Born in Baltimore, MD, on September 15, 1933, he was the son of the late Norman A. and Bessie (Blucher) Hare. Norm was a graduate of Baltimore City College and earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Baltimore in 1961. He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army from 1953 until 1955 at the Ordnance Replacement Training Center in Aberdeen, MD. Norm retired in 1991 after 30 years with the US Government. He was a devoted member of Calvary Baptist Church in Newark, where he served as financial secretary and sang in the choir. Norm enjoyed playing the piano, classical music, astronomy, genealogy and computers. He was a proud Baltimore Orioles fan and avid runner, successfully completing a half-marathon.
In addition to his parents, Norm was preceded in death by his daughter, Brenda J. Ireland. He is survived by his dear wife, June B. (Millner) Hare; children, Lynn A. Allen (Ted) and Norman A. Hare III; 6 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren.
All services and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Norm’s memory to Calvary Baptist Church, 215 East Delaware Avenue, Newark, DE 19711.