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Catherine Mary Gerald Leahy
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1917
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 2004
California, USA

Born in San Francisco, Catherine Leahy became a biologist, researcher and life-long Sister of Saint Joseph of Carondelet.
Sister Mary Gerald received her Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Notre Dame and specialized in insect reproduction.

"She became internationally known as a leading figure in insect reproductive physiology for her contributions of both medical and economic importance." -excerpt from
Mount St. Mary's College magazine "The Mount" summer 2004, p. 6 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Austin James Leahy (1878 - 1953)
  Josephine Angela Coonan Leahy (1881 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  Cyril Joseph Leahy (1916 - 1988)*
  Catherine Mary Gerald Leahy (1917 - 2004)
  Thomas William Leahy (1920 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: section AA, lot T4, grave 32
 
Created by: Marcialyn
Record added: Mar 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106361268
Catherine Mary Gerald Leahy
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Catherine Mary Gerald Leahy
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Catherine Mary Gerald Leahy
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