Candidate talks politics, success with Leo students

Bill Figel shared this recent post on what is happening at Leo high School as Jerry Joyce, (the brother of Mike Joyce of the Class of 1986 who runs Leo's boxing program) the Chicago mayoral candidate from Beverly visited the school on 79th Street to meet with Leo students in its News Literacy … [Read more...]

Michael W. Moran Sr. – Class of 1954

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing of Michael W. Moran of the Class of 1954.  Michael is survived by his children, Michael W. Jr., Patrick, Timothy (Jo Ann), Mary Moran, and Megan (Linh) Nguyen, and his grandchildren Molly, Jack, Ian, and Shioban Moran; Hannah … [Read more...]

Alumni Night – This Friday, Alumni Bus Arranged and Bill Figel’s Great Article in the Beverly Review

This Friday, January 11th, is the date of the Leo Alumni Night basketball game vs. St Laurence at Leo.  For details including the the arrangements made by the Alumni Association for the game, please click on the revolving black banner at the top of the web page.  The arrangements include … [Read more...]

Whitney Dwight Holley – Class of 2004

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing on December 22, 2018, of Whitney Dwight Holley of the Class of 2004.  According to Whitney's obituary, Whitney is survived by his fianc√©, Deanna Johnson, his daughters, Jaloni Harris and Whitney K. Holley; four brothers, Duccion … [Read more...]

James R. “Dick” Coughlan – Class of 1956

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing on December 20, 2018, of James R. "Dick" Coughlan of the Class of 1956.  Dick was a Major in the U.S.M.C. and after went on to pilot for American Airlines. Dick is survived by his children, Terry (Margaret Barrett), Brendan … [Read more...]

John C. “Jack” Richert – Class of 1945

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing on December 24, 2018, of John C. "Jack" Richert of the Class of 1945.  An Army veteran, Jack is survived by his children, John (Patricia) Richert, Jeanne (Daniel) Reynolds, James (Carmel) Richert, David (Laura) Richert and Janet … [Read more...]

John P. Cooke – Class of 1951

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing of John Patrick Cooke, of the Class of 1951.  According to John's obituary, John is survived by his children, Margaret (Dan) Montag, Mary (Kevin) Kilbride, Michael (Marcia), Jack (Laura), and Jim (Dawn) and grandchildren Mike and … [Read more...]

David E. Coffey – Class of 1947

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing on August 16, 2018, of David E. Coffey of the Class of 1947.  After serving in the Army, David continued a life of service through the  Chicago Parks District and the Chicago Police Department  For further information, … [Read more...]

John M. “Jack” Hogan – Classs of 1942

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing of John M. "Jack" Hogan of the Class of 1942.  John is survived by his wife of 69 years, Peg, his three children Mike, Kevin, and Ellen (Joseph) Mulvey, and four grandchildren along with many other relatives.  John was a very … [Read more...]

Leo Christmas Concert and Things That Never Change

Last Wednesday, December 19th, the Leo Calendar hit the date for the "World Renowned Leo High School Choir" to stage it's Christmas concert, "A Celebration of Christmas".  For those who were able to find time away from their overly busy schedules to attend, the experience was a reward that … [Read more...]