Timothy Patrick O’Hara

Dec. 14, 2021

Timothy Patrick O’Hara, Carmel, Ind., passed away suddenly on Dec. 14, 2021 at the age of 49. 

He was born in New York City to the late Robert O’Hara and Mary Ann (nee Giallombardo) O’Hara.  

He graduated from Ridgefield High School in Ridgefield, Conn. where he was a standout athlete, student and football captain. He graduated from Yale University with a degree in political science and Warrington College of Business at University of Florida, with a master’s in business administration. At Yale, he was a proud member of the Yale Football team and Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity.

He was married for 22 years to his wonderful wife, Karen Jean (nee Dempsey), devoted father to his children, Katelyn Elizabeth, Michael Patrick, Kelly Ann, Christina Grace and John Patrick. He had a sister, Tracy Finck, a brother-in-law, Nathan Finck and was son-in-law to Jean and John Patrick Dempsey.

Mr. O’Hara, an energy industry executive and leader, held various positions in the energy industry throughout his career which led him to positions in New York City, Florida, Ohio, and Indiana. He was the Managing Director of Energy Systems Network in Indiana. He started his career at Goldman Sachs in New York City. He was well respected by his colleagues and a good friend to all those who knew him.

Services are private. Please consider a donation to provide educational funding for his young children.  Donations can be sent to Michael McMorrow Esq. at 773-616-6453 or

Bussell Family Funerals is privileged to assist the family in arrangements.