Recently Deceased – John J. Eckenstein Class of 1951

The Alumni was recently notified of another Alumni passing.  John J. Eckenstein, (Class of 1951) passed away on February 13th, 2017.  His obituary can be viewed by clicking the link.  As always, the Leo Alumni Association offers it prayers and condolences to the family and friends of … [Read more...]

Recently Deceased – Martin E. Murphy Class of 1934

Martin E. Murphy, was inducted into the Leo Hall of Fame in 2016.  He was 100 years old and a retired postal worker. After he retired, he was a volunteer for Meals On Wheels. He had a large family, and was a well loved man.  For more on the life of this Leo Man, click on the link for his … [Read more...]

Recently Deceased – John “Jack” Lenahan Class of 1945

The Alumni was recently notified of another Alumni passing.  John J. "Jack" Lenahan, (Class of 1945) passed away on February 6th, 2017.  His obituary can be viewed by clicking the link. Jack Lenahan Obituary  As always, the Leo Alumni Association offers it prayers and condolences … [Read more...]

Mike Pence’s South Side Roots: ‘I Owe A Debt of Gratitude To Chicago’

A Timely article regarding Vice President Mike Pence, son of Ed Pence a hard working (and decorated military  Leo man and father). Click the link to read the article:  Vice President Mike Pence's Chicago Roots … [Read more...]

Recently Deceased – John F. Dolan

The Alumni was recently notified of another alumni passing.  John F. Dolan (Class of 1949) recently passed away.  His obituary can be viewed by clicking this link. John F. Dolan Class of 1949 Obituary.   The Leo Alumni Association offers its prayers and condolences to the family and … [Read more...]

Recently Deceased – Thomas Emerson Class of 1947

The membership has been informed that Thomas J. Emerson,(Class of 1947) passed away on January 20th , 2017. Funeral services were held on January 25th 2017.  The Leo Alumni Association offers its prayers and condolences  to the family and friends of this  "Proud Leo Man". Click … [Read more...]

William Swanston, Class of ’53 passes away

  Another Leo Alumnus has passed away.   William Swanston, Class of '53, has passed away.  His visitation will be held on Friday, Jan 6th, at the Modell Funeral Home in Darien, IL.  Please click the following link for his obituary and times of service. Click here for … [Read more...]

Lawrence A Divers, Class of ’79 passes away.

It has been reported to the Alumni Association that another brother has passed away. Lawrence A. (Larry) Divers, Class of '79, passed away on Dec 22, 2016 after a short illness. A celebration of Life will be held Saturday January 7th from 3 to 5pm at O'Rourke's Office 11064 S. Western Ave. In lieu … [Read more...]

Francis J. Nelligan (Frank ) Class Of 63, passes away

Dear Fellow Alumni Francis J. Nelligan (Frank) Class of 63, has passed away.  Ret. Lieutenant CPD; Devoted husband of Denise, nee Knightly, for 42 years; Loving father of Matthew (Christine), Patrick (Timothea), Colin, Thomas (Maureen), and Brian; Proud grandpa of Kelsey, Connor, Quinn, Kieran, … [Read more...]

Alumni help Leo Students start the 90th year with applause and a handshake

                     August 19th was the first full day of classes for all students attending Leo High School. Thirty some alumni, joined with teachers and staff in standing on the steps of the school, welcoming … [Read more...]