Lewis L. Haire, 78, of Cleona, passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2021.
Born August 17, 1942 in New Florence, he was a son of the late Clifford S., Sr. and Inez M. (Cramer) Haire. He was the widower of Barbara (Ament) Haire and AnnaMae Harrison and also preceded in death by grandson Michael Raye Ferchalk; great grandson Michael William Ferchalk; and siblings Robert Haire, Kenneth Haire, and Anna Gillin.
Retired from Bethlehem Steel, Lewis was a Vietnam U.S. Navy veteran. He enjoyed RVing all over the United States, wintering in Florida and Texas, as well as golfing and horseracing. He was loved and will be missed by family and friends across the United States and Canada.
Surviving are his children Jeffrey Haire of Cleona, Korbi Evans (Gene) of Palmyra, Louann Keller (Tony) of Palmyra, and Johann Haire of San Antonio, Texas; siblings Harold Haire (Diane) of Blairsville, Betty Eastlake-Snide of Windber, Mary Lou Figard of Windber, Thomas Haire (Bev) of Windber, and Clifford Haire of Johnstown; and grandchildren Joshua Ferchalk of Elizabethtown, Georgia Ferchalk of Annville, and Richard Haire of Palmyra.
Private interment, with military honors, will be held at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lebanon VA Medical Center, 1700 South Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon, PA 17042 or American Cancer Society, PO Box 897, Hershey, PA 17033.
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