WESTON, Conn. - Dan R. Osterhout of Weston died Friday, Aug. 23. He was 63.
Osterhout was born in Sharon, Pa., son of Donald and Phyllis Osterhout, he had been a Weston resident for the last 16 years. He received a BA from the University of Baltimore and a Master Degree in Finance from Loyola University. He was the managing director of Community Senior Capital, a wealth-management firm. Prior to this position, he served in a number of senior executive positions at Aon Corporation. He served as president and chief executive officer of the U.S. operations of Swiss Re New Markets. He also held a variety of senior positions with Alexander & Alexander. His career spanned 30 years in the insurance industry.
Osterhout is survived by his wife, Cathy; sons, Jason Osterhout of Burlington, Vt., Brandon Osterhout of San Francisco, Calif., and Jordan Osterhout of Weston; three grandchildren; brothers, Thom (Carol) Osterhout of Fort Myers, Fla., Bob (Linda) Dear of Ellicott City, Md., Denny (Peggy) Dear of Columbia, Md.; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; and brothers, David and Scott Osterhout.
Calling hours are Thursday, Aug. 29 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. A prayer service and celebration of Osterhout's life will begin at 4 p.m. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either the Norwalk Grassroots Tennis, 394 West Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850 or to the American Heart Assoc., 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.
For more information, please visit www.SpearMillerFuneralHome.com