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Kara Brooke Ottesen

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Kara Brooke (Strickland) Ottesen

February 21, 1970 - July 27, 2018


Brooke Ottesen, 48, passed away peacefully at the Transitions LifeCare Hospice in Raleigh, NC on July 27, 2018.

Brooke was born in Wilmington, NC and attended John T. Hoggard High School. She later moved to Raleigh, NC where she married and started her family. She graduated with high honors from both Meredith College and NCCU Law School. Brooke was a highly regarded attorney who practiced Ethics and Licensing Law in Cary, NC.

Brooke is survived by her beloved husband, Raymond Ottesen, her sons, Chase, Avery and Kean (Cary, NC), father H. Gene Strickland (Wilmington, NC), mother Carolyn Faye Rivenbark (Raleigh, NC), step-mother Patricia Redwine Strickland (Wilmington, NC), sister Dana Lynn Crowder and husband Scott Crowder (Lakeland, FL), nieces Kaelee and Sophie.

In lieu of a funeral and flowers, Brooke's wishes were that donations be made to any cancer research foundation or to Transitions LifeCare Hospice located at 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607 or www.transitionslifecare.org/donate/
Published in The News & Observer on July 30, 2018
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