Daniel M. Leary
Daniel M. Leary

November 15, 1933 - September 24, 2018
Born in Cincinnati, OH
Resided in Cincinnati, OH


Daniel M. Leary, age 84, passed away peacefully at his Loveland home on Monday, September 24, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Catherine A. Leary (Miller) and his children: Cathy Lunsford (Jeff), Julie Armstrong, Tim Leary (Jamie) and Theresa Peterson. Dan leaves behind grandchildren: Nick Lunsford (Amber), Jeannine Nocero (Mario), Justin Armstrong, Nathan Armstrong (Barb), Patrick Leary, Dakota Peterson, and Misty Montgomery. Dan was blessed with ten great-grandchildren: C.J., Jason, Audrey, Emma, Logan, Isabella, Lily, Cohen, Charlie, and Cecilia. Also left behind are Dan’s sister, Laura A. Schreiner (Leary); as well as, numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his parents Eugene A. Leary and Laura H. Leary (Herschede), his four brothers: Gene, Jerry, Tom, and Neil; also sons-in-law David Peterson and Vern Armstrong. Waiting for Dan in Heaven are his namesakes: Daniel A. Leary (son), Danielle N. Mount (granddaughter), and Daniel Taylor Leary (grandson).

Dan was an accomplished Photographer, Graphic Artist and Builder. Retiring at the age of 81, he never tired of working and sharing his expertise with the next generation.

Some of Dan’s younger passions were sailing, tennis and ice skating with the Ice Capades; however, his true love was always first shown to family and friends. He will be fondly remembered and cherished.

The family will be receiving visitors Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. at Gilligan Funeral Home in Kenwood, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at All Saints Catholic Church (11:30 a.m.) and interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children - Cincinnati, Donation Department, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229.




Gilligan Funeral Home ~ Kenwood
8225 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH US 45236
Thursday, September 27, 2018
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mass of Christian Burial
All Saints Catholic Church
8939 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH US 45236
Thursday, September 27, 2018
11:30 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
11000 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH US 45249
Thursday, September 27, 2018
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Shriners Hospitals for Children - Cincinnati
3229 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, OH US 45229-3095