Patricia Leahy

Photo: Patricia Leahy

25th June 1932 – 26th June 2018


Much loved wife of the late Michael, dear mother of Moira, Anne, Christine, Richard, Teresa and Frances, beloved sister of Pauline and Michael, loving grandma of Keiran, Claire, Patrick, Rosamund, Catherine, Josephine, Mark, Rachel, Sophie, Michael, Matthew, Ian, Samantha, Amelia, Jo and Dan, great grandma of Theo, Orlaith and Oren, and wonderful friend.


Chair, Central Manchester Community Health Council 1989–1992, General Secretary NUT Manchester Teachers Association 1979-1985, school Governor, teacher, Member of Buckinghamshire County Council 1967-1968 and a life long member of the Labour Party.


Private burial for family and close friends followed by a celebration where we will pay tribute to Pat’s life at  12.00pm on Tuesday 3rd July at The Albert Tennis and Bowling Club, 39-41 Old Lansdowne Road, West Didsbury, M20 2PA  to which everyone is welcome. A further celebration of Pat’s life is being planned for later in July where we’d love you to share your memories of Pat.  Further details to be announced.


Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for the Royal Northern College of Music ( This it to support their outreach work bringing music into the community including the Didsbury Coffee Concerts at the Emmanuel, which Pat enjoyed so much.  There will be a donations box at the memorial or you can send donations to Natural Endings.


Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel: 0161 969 6690.