NORTH ATTLEBORO - Holly Leary, 68, of North Attleboro passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 21, 2021 surrounded by family after a valiant battle with Multiple Sclerosis.
Holly was born on April 9th, 1952 to the late Howard and Mary (Martello) Leary. Holly was a much-loved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, partner and friend. She leaves behind her son Jason and is wife Nichole and children; Sophia, Kaiden and Gracie from North Attleboro. Kenny Simmons her loving partner of 27 years. Her brother Scott Leary and wife Lisa, sister Heidi Leary and many loving nieces and nephews.
She was sister of the late Timothy Leary, Brenda (Leary) O'Brien Kelley and Cynthia (Leary) Coyle.
Holly was a lifelong worker in the local jewelry industry and a hairdresser. She was an animal activist and took in and cared for many animals throughout her life. She loved her racoons.
Holly Lived, Laughed and Loved all. She always found a way to make you smile and had a heart of a lion.
Holly's family will hold a time for visitation on Saturday, April 10 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home,15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Attleboro Animal Shelter, 43 South Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760.
Published in Sun Chronicle on Apr. 3, 2021.