James E. Leach

December 16, 1940 ~ December 27, 2019 (age 79)


James E. Leach, 79, of Rowley, MA, passed away after a long illness Friday, December 27, 2019.

James was born on December 16, 1940 in Springfield, MA, son of the late Edward and Olivia Leach.  James served in the US Army 1958 to 1961 and the US Navy 1962 to 1966.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Susan Eckert Leach of Rowley, a daughter, Jennifer Leach of Rowley, a son Steven Leach and wife Kelly Leach of Barrington NH. Brother, Robert and his wife Katsuko of California and several nieces and nephews. 

He was predeceased by his brother, Thomas Leach.

There will be no services as these were James wishes.  Burial will be held privately.

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