BOISE, Idaho - Richard Otis Halligan died September 23 2012 in Boise, Idaho. Otis was born in Fort Dodge to Art and Dorothy Halligan on March 5, 1928. He graduated from Corpus Christi School. He enlisted in the Navy on June 5, 1946 and served on the USS Eldorado until he was honorably discharged on March 30, 1948. He returned to Fort Dodge and attended Fort Dodge Junior College. He met Charmaine Breon, the love of his life, in the fall of 1948. They were married on July 2, 1949 and had six children. He was a police officer on the Fort Dodge Police Department for 14 years leaving as a Lt. Detective in 1969 to move to Boise, Idaho. He finished his career as a truck driver and retired in Boise in December 1991.