David O’Brasky Remembered
David O’Brasky died April, 13, 2023, in his home in Peoria, Arizona, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease. David was an advertising salesman for most of his career beginning shortly after graduation as a salesman with Esquire magazine. He followed that initial experience with Gentleman’s Quarterly in 1973, Executive Vice President of PrimeTime magazine in 1979, New York magazine in 1980, Vanity Fair in 1983, in 1985 as Executive Vice President of Hanson Public Company and ending his career as a Vice President with United States of America Today beginning in 1986 until his retirement. David wrote in 2006 in the 50th Reunion Yearbook of the Yale Class of 1956 that was then living in Savannah, Georgia, and was serving as Advertising Director of The Skinnie Magazine serving the community of Skidway Island, Georgia. He is listed as “Noteworthy Advertising Executive” by Marquis Who’s Who. He is survived by Joan, his wife, Daniel, Jeffrey and Martha, children, and Jaryd, Erin, Jack and Bo, grandchildren.