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Fredric Leach

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OBITUARY:  REV. FREDRIC F. LEACH

SCHAGHTICOKE – The Rev. Fredric F. Leach, age 77, died Monday June 27 and is now pain free, rejoicing in the Lord. He was born April 14, 1939 in Salamanca New York the son of Francis and Elsie Leach. He graduated from Perry (New York) High School in 1957, Alfred University in 1962, and Yale Divinity School in 1967. He was ordained to the priesthood in the Episcopal Church in 1968. He served parishes in Orchard Park, New York; Randolph, New York; La Junta, Colorado; Gouverneur, New York; Lansingburgh, New York; and Mechanicville, New York. He retired in 2012. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Diane of Schaghticoke; sister Marilyn Causey of Niskayuna; son Nathaniel, daughter Sarah, grand-daughter Brittany, grandsons Gabriel and Jacob, and great grand-daughter Olivia all of Troy. A funeral service honoring the memory of Father Leach will be held Tuesday July 5th at 1PM at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lansingburgh. Following the service there will be a reception where friends may visit with the family. Burial will be private. Contributions in memory or Father Fred may be made to Trinity Church Memorial Fund, PO box 212, Troy, New York 12182. Please visit mcloughlinmason.com


Charitable donations may be made to:

Trinity Church Memorial Fund
P.O. Box 212, Troy NY 12182




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I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Father Leach.He was such a kind and compassionate man. Always helping others.Diane,My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Take care of each other and GodBless! Kim Turino, Ivy's Friend

Kim Turino Aug 15 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Fredric Leach

Kim Turino Aug 15 2016 12:00 AM