Mary Louise (Coughlin) Leary

Born: Tue., Jun. 12, 1928
Died: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017


9:00 AM to 9:45 AM, Fri., Dec. 29, 2017
Location: Mother of Sorrows Church

Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Fri., Dec. 29, 2017
Location: Mother of Sorrows Church

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Mary Louise (Coughlin) Leary, 89, of Quincy, MA, formerly of Pittsburgh and Murrysville, PA, passed away peacefully at home on December 24, 2017.
Mary Lou was born in Pittsburgh on June 12, 1928 to John and Frances Lynch Coughlin, the fifth of seven children.  She was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School in Pittsburgh in June 1946.  On September 14, 1966, she married John Ryan Leary at Sacred Heart Church in Pittsburgh.  She and John worked together at Mine Safety Appliances, where Mary Lou was an executive secretary for many years.  Mary Lou and John were active members of their church, Mother of Sorrows in Murrysville.  They enjoyed travelling and spending time with friends and family, and hosted many festive and memorable holidays at their home.  Mary Lou was an avid collector of owl figurines and an eclectic reader with her book group.
Mary Lou is survived by her brother, Vincent Coughlin, and his wife, Barbara, sisters-in-law Connie Leary and Rita Martin, many beloved nieces and nephews as well as great and great-great nieces and nephews, and many friends.  
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband of 46 years, John, siblings John Coughlin, Elizabeth Coughlin, Eleanor Mardis, Patricia Curran, and Robert Coughlin.
Visitation 9 to 9:45 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2017 at the Mother of Sorrows Church, Murrysville, PA with a funeral mass at 10 a.m.  Interment will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Pittsburgh.  
Memorial contributions may be made to Mother of Sorrows Church or The Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill in Greensburg.

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