David was preceded by his wife of 50 years, Mary Lee (LeFever) Hares in 2014. The two were always very active in their community and had a wonderful life together. David was also predeceased by a sister, Gloria (John) Denman, two brothers, Donald (Dorothy) Hares and Stanley (Jean LeFever) Hares.
David is survived by his three children James Hares of Skaneateles; Julie A Brickey of California; and Jennifer A. Hares of Skaneateles. Four Grandchildren, Alex Kowal; Madison Hares-Ryan; Kaelie Kowal; and Jackson Hares-Ryan.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, March 25th from 4 to 7pm at Robert D. Gray Funeral Home, Skaneateles. A Funeral service will be held at the New Hope Church on Tuesday at 11am.
In lieu of Flowers, contributions can be made to the Mid-Lakes United Methodist Church, 3703 Route 41A, Moravia, NY 13118 or to the Local Food Pantry.
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