Chuck Hamad, owner of Hamad Tire, dies

Posted on August 26, 2014
Chuck Hamad was owner and president of the family-run Hamad Tire Inc.

Chuck Hamad was owner and president of the family-run Hamad Tire Inc.

Charles Hamad, owner/president of Hamad Tire Inc., died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. He was 65.
Hamad opened his first tire store in 1969, and he operated the business with his sons Charlie, Mike, Nick and Alex. Hamad Tire now has four locations in Ohio -- in Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Mansfield and Sandusky.

For those wishing to make a donation in his memory, see The Cleveland Clinic Foundation at

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Comments ( 1 )
  • Tania

     | about 4 years ago

    Charlie, Mike, Nick and Alex...I am very sorry to hear about your dad's passing. My dad passed away in 2002. My brother and I worked with him daily in our family tire business. I can relate to what you are going through. You will be in my prayers.

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