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Leary, Richard J.

Brighton: March 31, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Kathleen E. Leary; sons, Martin (Monika) Leary, Michael (Julie) Leary, Matthew (Mimi) Leary of CA; daughter, Jennifer Leary; grandchildren, Antonio, Alexandra, Drew, Ian, Maggie, Hadley, Andrew, Alan, Alexander; great-grandson Christopher. He is predeceased by his brother, James B. Leary; survived by sisters-in-law, Carol Leary of Long Island, Mary Jane Schleicher of Erie PA; brother-in-law Jim (MaryAnn) Toohey of Erie PA; nieces and nephews.

Dick was a graduate of Cathedral Prep and Gannon College in Erie, PA, and a graduate of the University of Rochester. He served in the Army from 1953-55, and was employed at Eastman Kodak for 30 years in Finance and Corporate Development, with 5 years spent in London.

Dick and Kathleen enjoyed skiing for many years, at ski resorts around the world.

Friends may call Wednesday, 2-4, 6-8 at the funeral chapel (2305 Monroe Ave.). A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, 10 am at Coleman Memorial Chapel of St. John Fisher College. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Visiting Nurse Service or to the Children's Institute. To share a memory of Dick or to send a condolence visit



Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Apr. 1, 2014
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