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Celeste Louise Hedwig Leahy

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Date: Sun. Sept. 9, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM

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St. John's Lutheran Church, Beaufort, Missouri

Jefferson Barracks - St.Louis

St. John's Lutheran Church, Beaufort, Missouri

Celeste Louise Hedwig Leahy of Gerald departed this life on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Washington. She had reached the age of 96 years, three months, and 29 days.

She was born on May 6, 1922 a daughter to the late Herman and Dorothea (Bentlage) Meyer.

She was united in marriage to her late husband, James O. Leahy on January 17, 1976 at Florissant, MO.

She enjoyed quilting and gardening and was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Beaufort, MO.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Leahy who passed away on January 23, 2006; one step-son, Dennis Leahy; four brothers, Albert, Edwin, Benjamin, and Gerhardt Meyer; four sisters, Eleanor Binkhoelter, Christine Lucsky, Hilda Price, and Laura Hobein.

She is survived by one step-daughter, Mary Kate McLaughlin and husband Mike of Palm Harbor, Florida; one step-son, James Leahy, Jr. and wife Debbie of St. Louis, two step-grandchildren, Patrick and Kelly McLaughlin; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, September 9, 2018 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Beaufort with Rev. William Zastrow officiating. Burial will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.

Memorials may be given to St. John's Lutheran Church, Beaufort, MO.