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103-33 Lefferts Boulevard
South Richmond Hill, NY 11419
Phone: 718-441-3300
Fax: (718) 738-7647
Helen Leahy

Helen Leahy

Friday, March 22nd, 1929 - Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Helen B. Leahy nee Mytyk, 89, passed away on Thursday, February 28th with her family by her side.

She was born on March 22, 1929, the daughter of the late Giuseppe Chiesa and Mary Mytyk.
She was a lifelong resident of Queens. Known to many as Mrs. OLPH, she lovingly served the parish at the OLPH rectory and school for fifty years. She considered the wonderful people of the parish her second family.
Helen was married to the love of her life the late Edward E. Leahy for fifty-six years. She was devoted to her kindred spirit, her twin brother, the late John Mytyk. She was the unconditionally loving mother of the late Robert Leahy and is survived by three children, Kathleen Mason and her husband, Greg, of Marietta, Georgia, John Leahy of Queens, New York and Mary Doherty, and her husband, Robert, of Chantilly, Virginia; seven grandchildren, Amanda Mason Melear, Ryan Mason, Patrick Leahy and, Katie, Olivia, Bobby and Aidan Doherty; and, two great-grandchildren, Owen and Miles Mason.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that you please donate to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org
In lieu of flowers a donation in Helen's name may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 3:30pm - 7:30pm
    When
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 3:30pm - 7:30pm
    Location
    Leo F. Kearns, Inc.
    Address
    103-33 Lefferts Boulevard
    South Richmond Hill, NY 11419
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  • Service

    Friday, March 8th, 2019 | 9:45am
    When
    Friday, March 8th, 2019 9:45am
    Location
    Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church
    Address
    111-50 115 Street
    So. Ozone Park,, N.Y. 11420
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  • Interment

    Location
    Maple Grove Memorial Park
    Address
    83-15 Kew Gardens Rd.
    Kew Gardens, N.Y 11415-0086
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Donations are being accepted for: AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY.

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Karen Miller

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Sometimes it's hard not to wish for one more day, one more word, one more chance to say goodbye, but you should rest assured that you were a joy to your mum every day of your life and she was immensely proud of you. It was a privilege to know Helen and we can see that her goodness lies on through you and your family. Helen was one of life's true diamonds. Love Karen, Lorne, Leigh & Robert. x
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Carl Pate

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Your mother was a very special women and a second mother to all of us on 120th St ! Love, The Pate family - Carl, Rich, Bob, Vinny, Ron, Maryann
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Love, Prayers and Hugs to the Leahy Family. Love, Lis
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