Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point, with Deacon Art Schaller officiating. Burial will be in St. Stephen Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9 a.m. Saturday until the service.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. McNamara was born Oct. 31, 1965, in Stevens Point, a son of Patricia McNamara and the late Patrick (Pop) McNamara. He attended St. Stephen Grade School and graduated in 1984 from Pacelli High School, where he played football and was a sprinter on the track team.
He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in 1991 with a degree in health and wellness with a focus on exercise physiology.
He received a kidney transplant in 1989 from his brother, Dan.
He completed his health internship through Stanford University, attending UCSF Hospital in San Francisco, Calif.
He was married to Erin Sherlock Oct. 16, 1993, in Stevens Point.
After the marriage they moved to Green Bay. From there, they lived in Madison for 12 years before settling back in Green Bay this past year.
Survivors include his wife; his mother, Stevens Point; two brothers, Michael (Etsuko), Apple Valley Minn., and Daniel (Debby), Franklin; three sisters, Susan (Kent) Zelhofer and Mary (Todd) Ksionsk, both of Stevens Point, and Elizabeth (Steven) Pecha, Franklin.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Stephen and Joseph; and one sister, Kathleen.