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In Memory

Patricia Cosgrove (Leary) - Class Of 1956

Patricia Cosgrove (Leary)

Patricia Leary 
(Died August 10, 2017)


Patricia A. (Cosgrove) Leary of Bensalem was called home by Our Lord on Thursday August 10, 2017 at Holy Redeemer St. Joseph Manor, Huntington Valley. She was 79.

Born in Philadelphia, PA to the late James J. Sr. and Alma J. (Geary) Cosgrove, Pat was a graduate of Mastbaum High School, Philadelphia and previously resided in Penndel prior to moving to Bensalem in 1987.

She was formerly employed as a waitress at Jim Breen’s Pine Tree Inn, The Watering Hole and Breen’s Almshouse Inn.

Pat leaves behind her loving son, Lawrence E. Leary Jr., daughter Coleen McCann and her husband Mike, grandchildren Kaitlin and Michael McCann, sisters-in-law Marty Levine (Eli), Peggy Cosgrove, her Sal-Gal: Sally Mellon, the father of her children Lawrence E. Leary, Sr. and several nieces and nephews. She will be especially missed by her long time friend and partner, Eugene Peddicord. Pat was predeceased by her brothers John J. Sr., James J. Jr. and Robert R. Cosgrove Sr.

The family would like to thank the staff at St. Joseph Manor and Holy Redeemer Hospice for the kind and gentle care given to our mother.

Services will be held on Monday August 14, 2017 at Our Lady of Grace Church, in Penndel Pa. Friends & Family will be received beginning at 9:00 AM, with a Mass of Christain Burial at 10:00 AM. Interment to be in Our Lady of Grace Cemetary, Langhorne, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Pat’s name to Holy Redeemer St. Joseph Manor, Huntington Valley, PA. (giving@holyredeemer.com) would be appreciated.

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08/15/17 07:00 PM #1    

Gennaro Mauro (1956)

I wasn't close with Pat but had crossed paths often through the years. I found her to be very friendly & cheerful, attractive & always dressed nicely. My heartfelt condolences go out to her family. 

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