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Alex D. Hare

September 23, 1991 ~ August 18, 2019 (age 27)

Alex D. Hare, 27, lifelong resident of Manchester, son to Daniel R. and Jean (Gardner) Hare, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019. Alex was born in Hartford on September 23, 1991.

Alex grew up in Manchester, attended local schools and was a graduate of Manchester High School, Class of 2010. He was currently employed at R.R. Donnelly Printing, in Manchester, for the last few years. Growing up, Alex enjoyed his summers camping and spending time outdoors at Laurel Lock Camp Ground. Recently, he has become an avid fresh water fisherman. In his spare time, he loved to read. Family was a very important part of Alex’s life. His family will miss him very much. 

In addition to his parents, he was survived by his brother, Kevin Hare and his girlfriend Catie of Manchester, his aunts and uncles; Alton Hare and his wife Chris of Coventry, Carol Hare and her fiancé Glenn of FL and Bruce Gardner and his wife Betty of NC, as well as numerous cousins and good friends. Alex was predeceased by his grandparents.

A time of visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, August 23, 2019 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester, with a prayer service to begin at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the CT Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111 or to the charity of the donor’s choice. To leave an online message of condolence for his family, please visit

Donations may be made to:

Donor's Choice

Connecticut Humane Society
701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111
Tel: 1-800-452-0114

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