Sister M. Aelreda Leahy of the School Sisters of Notre Dame died Nov.
30, 2003, at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Conn. She was 86.
A teacher and administrator for more than 60 years, her service in
the Diocese of Rochester was as a teacher at Ss. Peter and Paul School
Sister Leahy is survived by her brother, James Leahy of Wakefield,
Mass.; her sisters, Margaret Cannon and Helen Flanders, both of Malden,
Mass.; nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews; and her sisters
in the congregation.
Her funeral liturgy was held in the province’s motherhouse chapel on
Dec. 3, 2003, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bethel, Conn.
Memorials may be made to SSND Development Fund, Wilton, CT 06897.