Kevin B. Leahy

  • Died: May 19, 2020
  • Location: Westwood, Massachusetts

Holden, Dunn & Lawler Funeral Home

55 High Rock St
Westwood, MA 02090

westwoodfh@verizon.net
Tel. (781) 326-0074

Tribute & Message From The Family


Leahy, Kevin B., age 64, of Westwood, formerly of Jamaica Plain, died May 19th, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Julie A. (Galvin) Leahy for 38 years. Loving father of Sheila Donahue and her husband Matthew of Wrentham, Patrick Leahy of Boston and Alanna Pease and her husband Sam of Medfield. Cherished grandfather of Rose Donahue. Twin brother of Michael Leahy of Westwood and Brian Leahy also of Westwood. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Kevin was a proud graduate of BC High and Northeastern University and was a 30 year employee of Verizon.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock St., Westwood on Monday May 25th from 4-7pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday morning May 26th at 10am in St. Margaret Mary Church, 845 High St. Westwood. Interment at New Westwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kevin's memory to Caring for a Cure https://www.massgeneral.org/cancer-center/everyday-amazing/caring-for-a-cure

Holden-Dunn-Lawler
www.hdlfuneralhome.net


Services


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Julie,
Deepest condolences to you & your family for the loss of Kevin. We hope you will find some comfort in knowing how well liked & respected he was by his co-workers and friends. Kevin worked with us for several years. It was a pleasure knowing a really good man.

Posted by Gary & Mary Ellen Mantor - Coworker   June 15, 2020

Dear Julie and Family. Condolences on the loss of Kevin. Sending you our deepest sympathies.

Posted by Conrad, micheal, Mary and family Creedon - Ireland - Friend   May 29, 2020

I worked with Kevin at Northeastern 35+ years ago. Sad to hear of his passing. God Bless!

Posted by David Murphy - BRAINTREE, MA   May 26, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Kevin for many years at Verizon. My thoughts and prayers to his entire family.

Posted by Paul Villiard    May 26, 2020

Kevin was a special man. We worked together at Verizon for many years. I will keep him & the family in my thoughts. Peace

Posted by Craig Prouty - Westborough, MA   May 26, 2020

Kevin was a wonderful man...filled with light, laughter and love. He was a dear friend and we will miss him until we meet again.

Posted by Carol Clancy DelGaudio - Lake Luzerne, NY - Family Friend   May 26, 2020

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Leahy Family your in our thoughts and prayers.

The Lyons Family

Posted by John Lyons - Norwood, MA   May 26, 2020

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Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; Love leaves a memory no one can steal.

Be at peace Kevin.

Posted by Lorraine Conway - Albuquerque, NM   May 26, 2020

I worked with Kevin many years ago at Northeastern University Police Dept. A good man with a great sense of humor. My condolences to his wife Julie and Kevin's entire family. Rest In Peace.

Posted by Ernie Leffler - Wakefield, MA - Coworker   May 26, 2020

I worked with Kevin when he was a Sergeant for the Northeastern University Police Department. It was an honor to work alongside him. Thank You for your Service to NU and the community we served. RIP Bother.

Posted by Timothy Sheehan - N Dartmouth, MA   May 25, 2020

Kevin was always a gentleman, and a really good person. He will be sorely missed. I'm so sorry

Posted by Frank Flynn - Pembroke, MA - Friend   May 25, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy to all of you.

Posted by Noreen and Bill Fruzzetti    May 23, 2020

So sorry to here of your loss, our deepest sympathy to all of you.

Posted by Noreen and Bill Fruzzetti - Randolph   May 23, 2020

We are so sorry for you loss. Great guy
Bill, Gail, and Matt Sebet

Posted by Gail Sebet - Westwood, MA - Friend   May 23, 2020

We are so sad to hear about Kevin. We both worked with him for many years at Verizon. He was truly a great guy. He will be missed.

Posted by Roland & Barbara Wefers - Wells, ME - Coworker   May 23, 2020

My deepest sympathies to Kevin's family I have known Kevin for 25 plus years, he was a good friend and always there to help when needed. He will missed by all who knew him. I will miss Kevin's kindness, his laugh, and the way he could take me from feeling awkward to feeling welcome He was truly best human beings I've ever met. Heaven has gotten a good one.
To the Julie and family please except our sincere condolences as you are in our thought and prayers

Bob Hunt & Family
Reading, Ma.

Posted by Robert Hunt - Reading, MA - Friend   May 22, 2020