Obituaries

Timothy R. Leary

Died: 2016-09-28
Resided in: W. Peabody
Viewing type: Visitation
Viewing location: Mackey FH Rt 114, 128 S. Main St. Middleton
Viewing date: 2016-10-02 / 2-5pm
Service type: Funeral Mass
Service date: 2016-10-03 / 10:30am
Service location: St. Adelaide's, Peabody MA
Burial type: Burial
Burial date: 2016-10-03
Cemetery: Puritan Lawn Memorial Park
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Donations in Timís memory may be made to Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923.



Timothy R. Leary, aged 83, died Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, MA after a courageous battle with cancer. Born to James and Anna (Barter) Leary in East Boston, MA, Tim grew up in Winthrop, MA, graduating from Winthrop High School and serving in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict. Tim was a 58-year member of Local 103 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and was a lifetime member of the Winthrop Lodge of Elks. Tim leaves his wife of 59 years, Sally (Lappen) Leary. He is survived by his daughter, Susan Johnson of Salem, sons Timothy Leary Jr. and his wife, Kathleen of Danvers, and Steven Leary and his partner, Jessica Pearson, of Ipswich and former wife Suzanne Ciccarelli of Topsfield. Tim leaves his five beautiful grandchildren: Erin Johnson, Amber Leary, Carter Leary, Tucker Leary, and Ryan Leary, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends. Tim was predeceased by his sister, Nancy Driscoll, two brothers, William and James, and son-in-law Glen Johnson. Tim was proud of his Irish heritage and was an avid Patriots and Red Sox fan. He and Sally lived in West Peabody for 55 years. Not a day would go by that Tim wasnít seen working in his immaculate yard.

ONLINE CONDOLENCES BELOW:

Very sorry to hear of Timmys passing, my prayers are with you and family.sincerely, Barbara Fitzgerald
I'm so sorry about Tim's battle with cancer and of his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sending love & healing wishes to Susan, Erin, Sally and the entire Leary family, Marci Benson
So sorry for your loss, Debbie Legare
Dear Sally,Susan,Timothy,and Steven, Martha and I want to express our heartfelt condolences to you and family at Tim's passing.He and I met as 8 year old kids in Winthrop and I will always cherish his friendship and good humor. Tim was truly one of the finest I have ever known. Peace. Tom Jones
Dear Susan, Erin & family, I am so sorry for your loss.my deepest condolences to you & your whole family. Cammy Bille
Our hearts weep for Timmy's passing and your loss Sally and all family members. Our neighborhood will not be the same without Tim and his avid care of the yard. Know that we are here for whatever your needs, day or night. Much love to you and your family, Sally - Lea and Carl Cassetta

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