Dec. 9, 2011
Russell Miles “Butch O’Hara” Leasure, 87, of Waipahu, an Army veteran who served in World War II, Purple Heart recipient and a retired naval base police officer, died in Honolulu. He was born in New Castle, Pa. He is survived by wife Dorothy; sons Jonathan and Steven; daughters Joanna Groark, Susanna Leasure and Caroline Hoffman; sister Anna Gregor; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Friday at Mililani Mortuary-Waipio, makai chapel. Services: 10:15 a.m. Burial: 11 a.m. Mililani Memorial Park. Aloha attire. No flowers.