Andrew E. Leavey

Andrew E. Leavey, 59,  of North Jones Street, Lock Haven, passed away at the  Lock Haven Hospital Emergency Room on  Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016.

He was born on May 6, 1957, in Euclid, Ohio, to Retired Col. William J. Leavey and Irene Schmitt.

Andrew was a 1980 graduate of Lock Haven University with a degree in English. He was a dedicated volunteer at Susque-View Nursing Home for many years. He was a member of Holy Spirit Parish St. Agnes Church.

Andrew was a devout Catholic who lived his faith every day. Andrew was an individual who loved American history, the theater and film. He was passionate about Democratic politics, and his favorite pizza on Friday night. Andrew was kind, tolerant and thoughtful with a good word for all he encountered.

Andrew is survived by his sister, Ann Leavey of Austin, Texas, and his niece, Elizabeth Gunto of Philadelphia, as well as many dear friends.

Andrew was predeceased by his parents and his sister Maria Leavey who lived in Arlington, Va.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be announced and held at a later date at the Holy Spirit Parish St. Agnes Church, 3 E. Walnut St., Lock Haven. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Andrew’s life.

Funeral services are under the direction of the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC, 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven, Pa. 17745.

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