Obituary photo of Leo Cosgrave%2c+Jr., Albany-NY
In Loving Memory of

Leo J. Cosgrave, Jr.

1936 - 2020
Obituary photo of Leo Cosgrave%2c+Jr., Albany-NY
In Loving Memory of

Leo J. Cosgrave, Jr.

1936 - 2020

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

New Comer - Colonie Area (518-456-4442) is assisting the family
SCHENECTADY- Leo J. Cosgrave Jr., age 83, passed away suddenly at home on May 16, 2020.

He was born in Albany, the son of the late Leo and Martina Cosgrave. He was predeceased by his siblings: Walter, Katherine, Ronald, Thomas, Anthony, Marie, Joseph, Gerald and stepdaughter Elizabeth Joanne Manzer
Leo was honorably discharged from the Army. He retired from the US Postal Service after 37 years of service. He also worked at Hannaford Supermarket for 10 years. Leo was also an avid Mets fan, a member of the Willie Nelson fan club and the American Legion in Niskayuna.

He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; two sisters, Susan Cosgrave Bencivingo and June Cosgrave Keller; children: Kathleen Ivinski (the late John), Elizabeth (Bill) Wittmann, Patrick, Matthew (Heather), Peter (Sandra) Cosgrave; step children: Brenda Salway, Deborah Manzer, and Annette Manzer. Also survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, all services will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his memory may be made to: The American Legion Niskayuna Post 1092, 1809 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12309.

To leave a special message for the family, please visit NewComerAlbany.com

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

New Comer - Colonie Area (518-456-4442) is assisting the family

Share Memories

:
:
:
Please also sign me up for New Comer's email newsletter.
We will treat your information with the utmost confidentiality and not share or distribute it in any way.
Condolences should be personal messages from family and friends. For a full version of our online obituary policy, please click here.

© 2020 New Comer Cremations & Funerals