Jon-Michael Leary

September 16, 1971 - October 5, 2014
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Jon-Michael Leary, 43, of Springfield died Sunday, October 5, 2014 after a long illness. He was born in Holyoke Hospital on September 16, 1971. He was the son of Leo F. Leary and Marilyn L. Flynn. He attended Cathedral High School and graduated from East Longmeadow High School.

He was employed for many years at the Student Prince/Fort leaving to co-own and manage the Hop Brook Tavern in Simsbury, CT. Jon-Michael was also the finance manager for several area car dealerships. Most recently he was employed at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home. Jon-Michael was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan and enjoyed playing golf

He is survived by his parents, Leo F. Leary and his wife Debi Zukowski and Marilyn L. Flynn and her husband John, all of Springfield; his wife Amber(Meade)Leary and their three children Hannah, Madison and Gabriella Leary all of Hampden. He also leaves two sons, Jon-Michael Leary II and Alexander Leary; and one daughter Marissa Leary, all of Palmer. Jon-Michael leaves his sister Catherine Leas and his beloved nephew Brendan Maymon both of Springfield and his granddaughter Madeline.

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Family and friends may gather for Jon-Michaels Funeral Service Friday, October 10, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home, 64 Sewall Street, Ludlow, MA followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Christ the King Church, Warsaw Avenue, Ludlow, MA. Rites of Committal will follow in Hillcrest Park Cemetery.

Hillcrest Park Cemetery & Crematory
895 Parker Street
Springfield, MA 1029
Christ the King Catholic Church
41 Warsaw Avenue
Ludlow, MA 1056


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Born: September 16, 1971
Died: October 5, 2014

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Suzanne & John Davis posted on 10/7/14

Marilyn & John, Suzanne and I send our deepest sympathies regarding the passing of Jon-Michael. It is with heavy hearts that we send our thoughts and prayers to all concerned. With much love and affection....


Heather Maggi posted on 10/7/14

Katie and Bren, My hearts aches for you and your family. I know how much Jon adored you, Bren. Your uncle will always and forever be looking down upon you and keeping you safe. My prayers are with all of you and I hope your hearts can be filled with happy, joyful memories of your brother, Katie. I will be praying for all of you and, of course, your brother. I love you and know that nothing will ever replace your brother, but he will be everywhere, always.