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Edwin C. Hare

March 21, 1926 October 18, 2018
Edwin  C. Hare
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Obituary for Edwin C. Hare

Edwin C. Hare 92 of Willowbrook, IL former lifelong resident of Stickney passed away Thursday October 18, 2018 at Hines V.A. Hospital. He was born in Riverside, Illinois, the son of Dr. Edwin C. Hare and Libuse C. Hare. He was preceded in life by his one and only love, Mary Elizabeth, Nee: Fritzen Edwin Joined the United States Marine Corps at age 16 and served in combat operations on the Islands of Guam, Tinian, and finally Iwo Jima whereupon he was seriously wounded and received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Upon returning from overseas Edwin and his lifelong friends founded the McCook Outlaws MC which is currently one of the largest motorcycle clubs in the world, Only 1 founding member survives him. During his lifetime Edwin served as Stickney Township Tax Assessor, President of the Stickney Board of Health, and President of the Stickney Library Board. He was also a life member of many civic and military organizations including Disabled American Veterans., Marine Corps League, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars., Amvets, and the Stickney Police Association. He is survived by 3 sons, Robert ( Elk Grove), Richey (Homer Glen), Edwin Jr. ( Phoenix), daughter, Carolyn (Cleveland) and loving niece, Deborah Noll ( Stickney). He had 10 loving Grandchildren and 10 Great-Grandchildren. Edwin loved being surrounded by his family. His interests and passions included working on cars and he was an avid golfer. To pass-time he enjoyed playing cards with friends. His lifelong ambition was to become a Millionaire. (Didn’t Happen) A memorial Service is scheduled for Friday October 26, 2018 from 4-9 Pm at Petkus Lemont Funeral Home 12401 S. Archer Ave. Lemont, Illinois. He will be interred on a later date with his wife Mary at Abraham Lincoln Veterans Cemetery in Joliet, Illinois per his wishes with full military honors.


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Visitation

Friday

26

Oct

4:00 PM 10/26/2018 4:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 10/26/2018 9:00:00 PM
Petkus Lemont Funeral Home

12401 South Archer Avenue
Lemont, IL 60439

Petkus Lemont Funeral Home
12401 South Archer Avenue Lemont 60439 IL
United States

Service

Friday

26

Oct

7:00 PM 10/26/2018 7:00:00 PM
Petkus Lemont Funeral Home

12401 South Archer Avenue
Lemont, IL 60439

Petkus Lemont Funeral Home
12401 South Archer Avenue Lemont 60439 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Final Resting Place

20953 West Hoff Road
Elwood,, Illinois 60421

20953 West Hoff Road Elwood, 60421 Illinois
United States
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