Richard J. “Casey” O’Hara passed away peacefully in his sleep on January 25, 2015 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. Surviving are five sons: Rick (Shefali) O’Hara of Austin, TX, Michael O’Hara of Tucson, AZ, Kelly O’Hara of Rochester, MN, Brian (Cheri) O’Hara of Ankeny, IA, Patrick (Holly) O’Hara of Denver, CO, and one daughter, Teresa (Bob) Goodrich of Waukee, IA, seven grandchildren, three sisters, Donna Magness of K.C., Pat Edwards Of Wichita, KS, Katie (Fred) Losberg of Thousand Oaks, CA,
Richard J. O’Hara
Casey has been cremated and a memorial service has been scheduled for 10:00 am on Thursday January 29, 2015 at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Des Moines. A private burial will be held at Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests memorials be made in his name to Dowling Catholic High School, or St. Theresa Catholic Church in Des Moines, IA.