Fr Niall O’Leary

Name of Person: Fr Niall O’Leary
Date of death: Thursday 4th May 2023
Area: Cork
Notice: Fr. Niall O’Leary, a chaplain for the United States Air Force and member of the Los Angeles Diocese, has passed away on May 4th, 2023, after a long battle with an illness in Pasadena, California. Fr. O’Leary is remembered by his surviving sister Marjorie {Smith} and is predeceased by his brothers John and Maurice and parents Paddy and Maisie O’Leary of Park View, Victoria Road, Cork. His passing is felt deeply by his friends, extended family, and community as a whole. Mourners can leave messages for the family on the condolence section available below the obituary. A Requiem Mass for Fr. Niall O’Leary will take place on May 12th at 7 pm Irish Time and can be accessed via live stream on

Fr. O’Leary dedicated his life to serving his country and his diocese, which endeared him to many, including the parishioners of Holy Family Church in South Pasadena, C.A., and his superior Mgr. Clem Connolly. His contributions and presence in his community will be greatly missed, but his impact and memory will always endure. Rest In Peace, Fr. Niall O’Leary.

Funeral Director Details

Jerh O’Connor & Sons Ltd. – Coburg St. {IAFD}