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“Aunt Mary was a strong, amazing, fearless woman with a heart of gold who put God and family first. She will be missed. May your memories provide you...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: AnneMarie Dorsey - Roslindale, MA

“My heart is broken. Mary was more than my client, she was my friend too. We shared many happy hours together over the past few years. I will miss her...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Rhea Comolli - Friend

“So sorry to learn of her passing.....worked with her for many years at NU.....always pleasant....she was a family friend....watched her boys play...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathies on the loss of Mary. She was a lovely woman. I had the pleasure of first meeting her when I was working at Northeastern. My...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Whelan - Stoneham, MA

“We were so saddened to learn of Mary's passing. Her kind heart and beautiful smile will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: John & Elaine Galvin

“Mary always made Thanksgiving and Christmas a joyful time at Linwood St. or Bucknam St. So many laughs. I remember visiting her in CT when the boys...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Kay O'Sullivan - Bridgeport, CT

“I had the pleasure of working alongside Mary foe quite a few years. She was the backbone of University College at Northeastern University. I was able...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: John Jordan - Stoneham, MA

“I am very sorry to hear of Mary's passing. I retired from Northeastern Universityin 1998 but remember Mary very much. She was a very well liked...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Jack O'Leary - Wakefield, MA

“So sad to hear of Mary's passing. I am so sorry we can not help celebrate her long life with you at this time. Please know you are in my prayers. ...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Paula Pelzer - Denmark, ME

“My prayers are with your family . You wee a great sister .You have gone to a far better place and will meet many loved ones there..Hopefully we will...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Frances Hensley - San Antonio, TX


Leahy, Mary A. (Gallagher) of Westwood, formerly of Jamaica Plain and Mission Hill, died March 23rd, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Robert F. Leahy. Loving mother of Michael Leahy of Westwood and his wife Ann of Holliston, Kevin Leahy and his wife Julie of Westwood and Brian Leahy and his wife Diane of Westwood. Cherished grandmother of Emily, Robert and Brendan Leahy; Sheila Donahue and her husband Matthew, Patrick Leahy and Alanna Pease and her husband Sam; and Robert, Thomas and Daniel Leahy and great grandmother of Rose Donahue. Sister of Catherine Gallagher of Mission Hill, Frances Hensley of Texas and the late James, John and Ann Gallagher. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Mary was a former employee of Northeastern University and a cum laude graduate of Northeastern University class of 1978.

Due to the current health concerns, Mary's funeral service and interment will be private. A Memorial Mass and a celebration of her life will be announced at a later date.

Donations may be made in Mary's memory to Caring for a Cure MGH@Partners.org.

Holden-Dunn-Lawler
www.hdlfuneralhome.net