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Obituary for Edward J. Leheny

Edward Joseph Leheny, age 90 of Milford, CT, passed away February 6, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Edward was born in Danbury, CT on December 20, 1928, son of the late Edward and Marcella Leheny. He is survived by his wife Marie K. Leheny; his daughters Patricia Leheny, Cynthia O’Rourke, and son-in-law John O’Rourke; his grandchildren Sarah, Nicole, Erin, Meghan, Mallory, Linnea, Sean, Alexander, Timothy, and Matthew; his great grandchildren Thom and Everett; his siblings Alice Smart, James Leheny, and Eleanor Kirk; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his children Timothy and Kathleen Leheny. A memorial mass will be held at 1 PM ET on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Saint Mary Church (Precious Blood Parish), 70 Gulf Street, Milford, CT, 06460. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers the family requests for donations be made in his memory to The Connecticut Hospice (, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.