WEXFORD, PA. — On March 20, 2013, Willard Burt Hyre, 77, of Hampton Twp., Pa., formerly of Akron, Ohio and Rock Cave, W.Va. passed away. He was the beloved husband of Teri (Benton) Hyre; loving father of Matt (Lou), Marc, Jerry and Kayla Hyre; brother of Phil, Roy, Susie, Patty and Frank; also survived by four grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and “Pampa’s” little shadow, Dominic.
Burt was preceded in death by his wife of over 30 years, Bonnie Hyre, and siblings William and Oneda.
Burt worked for Pepsi Cola Co. for 40 years as a sales representative and following retirement became a faithful volunteer for the Network of Hope Food Bank. He was an avid outdoorsman and an expert at tying dry flies and building arrows. He also enjoyed gardening, cooking and canning. Memorial contributions may be made to Network of Hope Food Bank, 2326 Duncan Ave., Allison Park, PA, 15101. Condolences may be left at www.sperlingfuneral.com.