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John J. Leahy, Jr.American Legion LogoLEAHY

John J. Leahy, Jr., 70, of Wadsworth, formerly of Edison Park.  Retired after 35+ years of service to the Chicago Police Department.  Beloved husband of Helena N. Leahy, nee Skotnicka.  Loving father of John (Kimberly) Leahy, Scott Leahy, Michelle (Sean) Murphy, Nicole Leahy, John J. Leahy, III, Brian Leahy and the late Bridget Leahy.  Proud grandfather of Bridget and Samantha Leahy. Dear son of Henriette and the late John J. Leahy, Sr.  Dear brother of Joanne (the late Ray) Auer, Denise Leahy and Mark (Theresa) Leahy.  Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Visitation Tuesday, May 30, 2017  from 8:30 AM until the time of prayers at 12:00 pm at the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago, to Saint Paul of the Cross Church, Park Ridge.  Funeral Mass 12:30 PM.  In lieu of flowers,  memorials appreciated to Shriner’s Hospital for Children, 2211 N. Oak Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60707.  Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery.  For further information 877-631-1240 or