Peter D. O’Hara - February 12, 2012

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RAVENA – Peter D. O’Hara, 62, passed away suddenly Sunday, February 12, 2012 at home. Peter lived in Danbury and New Milford Connecticut area most of his life. He graduated from the University of New Haven. Peter was a locomotive engineer, starting with the former Penn Central Railroad and retiring with CSX in 2009 after 38 years of service.
When living in Connecticut he volunteered many years coaching youth baseball. He was a devout fan of the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots, an avid coin collector, gardener and a dog lover.
Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Deborah A. O’Hara of Ravena; children, Shannon Rodgers of Hyde Parks, VT and Dan O’Hara of Durham, NH; grandchildren, Stella and Weylyn Rodgers; and his Shar-pei’s, Dexter and Dixie.
Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Friday, February 17, 2012 from 5 to 7 PM. All other services will be private at the convenience of the family.