Edward “Chip” Leavy Jr, 55, of St. Marys, passed away early Sunday morning on October 22, 2017 at Kindred Hospital North Florida in Green Cove Springs, FL.
Ed was born August 14, 1962 in Queens, NY. He had resided in Camden County since 2006 and was a Realtor with REMAX First Coast of GA Realty for many years. Ed loved his small town community and enjoyed riding his golf cart around downtown St. Marys. His proudest achievement was his loving family. He had a smile that will never be forgotten and he will always be in our hearts. Ed was a member of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, and a 4th Degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus.
A funeral Mass will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:00 am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in St. Marys with Fr. Mariusz officiating, with burial to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys Friday, October 27th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The Rosary will be recited at 4:30 pm prior to visitation for those that may want to attend.
Pallbearers: Joseph Shusko, Daniel Shusko, Jr., Matthew Shusko, Tracy Robertson, Sean Leavy, and Curtis Nile.
Survivors include his wife, Patti Leavy of St. Marys; son and daughter-in-law, Ryan and Maureen Leavy of Washington State; daughters, Rachel and Becca Leavy both of St. Marys; father, Edward T. Leavy, Sr. of St. Marys; sisters, Pat Leavy, Eileen Rufo, Katie Nile, and Norah Shusko; brother, Sean Leavy; grandchildren, Griffin and Quinn Leavy; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen Leavy.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Ed Leavy, Jr be made to the Knights of Columbus Ed Leavy, Jr. scholarship fund. Checks can be made payable to: K of C Council 11058 and mailed to: Knights of Columbus at Our Lady Star of the Sea, 106 E. Dillingham St., St. Marys, GA 31558.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.