NH House Speaker Comments on Passing of Daughter of Rep. Okerman

CONCORD – House Speaker William O’Brien today offered the following statement on the passing of Windham Representative Rick Okerman’s three-year-old daughter.

House Speaker William O’Brien

“It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Rep. Rick Okerman’s daughter.  Words cannot describe the unspeakable tragedy of losing one’s child and how it forever changes the parents who have been affected.  The House of Representatives will keep Rick and his family in our thoughts and prayers at this heartbreaking time for them.  As a parent and a grandparent, I can only imagine the pain for them and how much they need our support right now.”