Leo F. Callahan

Leo F Callahan, 82

Leo F. Callahan, 82, of Harlansburg Road, Hickory Township, passed away at 3:40 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, at the Avalon Nursing Center, West Pittsburg. Mr Callahan was born in New Castle PA on Nov. 25, 1928, to the late Patrick J. and Catherine A. Giebel Callahan.

He was married to the former Darlene Hall, who preceded him in death on Aug. 19, 1995.

He was a member of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, New Castle, and attended the St. Mary’s parochial school as well as Union High School in New Castle.

He was a retired laborer and foreman having worked at the Crane Company and Asplundh Tree Service. He had been an avid and lifelong hunter and fisherman.

Mr. Callahan is survived by a son, Christopher Lee Callahan of New Castle; a stepdaughter, Jolene Thompson of New Castle; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; as well as three sisters: Rosemarie Carlyle of Toronto, Ohio, Mary Catherine McConnell of Volant, and Margaret Scala of New Brighton.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by three brothers: James E.Callahan, Patrick J.Callahan, and John P. Callahan.

Online condolences and a guestbook may be accessed at www.turnermyersfuneralhome.com.

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