Robert F. Hair, Sr., 93, of Carlisle, died Monday,
December 27, 2010 at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born on Thursday, August 23, 1917, in Carlisle, a son of the
late Arthur F. and Ellen E. (O'Brien) Hair. He was married to the late Mary Ann (Wilson) Hair, who died Aug. 20, 1991.
Bob was a 1936 graduate of Carlisle High School
and a U. S. Navy veteran of WWII. He retired in 1980 from the Baltimore Life Insurance Co. after 42 years of service as an
insurance agent in Carlisle. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Carlisle, Carlisle Elks Lodge 578, St. John’s
Lodge #260 F&AM and St. John’s Royal Arch Chapter No. 171. Bob also played the drums for many years with Carlisle
Band and was a leader and one of the founders of the 4-H Horse and Pony Club and Drill team.
He is survived by his son, Robert F. Hair, Jr.
(and his wife, Carol) of Carlisle, a brother, Donald L. Hair of Mercersburg, a sister, Ann Miles of LaPlata, MD, four grandsons;
Brian, Michael, Jeffrey and James Hair, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death
by a brother, James L. Hair and two sisters; Miriam Cornman and Kathryn Cronican.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday,
December 31, 2010 in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle with Rev. Jon A. Black officiating. Burial
will be in Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle. Viewing will be on Friday from 10 a.m. until time of services. Memorial contributions
may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 2A North Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
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To the Hair Family,
I`m so sorry to learn of
the passing of Bob. He was my Dad and Moms` insurance agent and also a neighbor. Your family is in our prayers at this very
sad time for you.
Sandy Lescalleet Brindle
Bobby so sorry to learn that your Dad passed away.
He was one great guy and a very Loving man. I worked with him at BLI for 13 years.
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