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William "Bill" O'Hara

William "Bill"


William Desmond O'Hara, age 80, resident of Brainerd, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at Essentia - St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd. William was born July 18, 1938 in Corning, New York to William and Mary O'Hara.

"Bill" was a well-respected attorney for over 50 years. He enjoyed traveling, spending time with family and friends, and watching his alma matter, Notre Dame Football! His love of conversation and generous nature will be greatly missed.

Survived by his wife, Sherri (Wagner); daughters, Kelly (David) Campillo, Jane (Jayme) Reno, Anne O'Hara; son, Jim (Chris) O'Hara; step children, Charles (Michaela) Timmers, Bob Jacobs, Peter Jacobs, Robin Hansen, Ruth Haug, Polly Wetherill and Shelly Jacobs; brother, Joe (Karen) O'Hara, sister, Peggy O'Hara, and friend, Jeff Millam.

Preceded in death by his parents, wife, Laverne and son, William.

Services will be held 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd with Pastor Mark Ford officiating. Visitation beginning the hour prior to services.