Charles R. McLeigh


Peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Friday, December 29, 2017, of Edgewood. Beloved husband of 65 years to Frieda (Neumeier) McLeigh; loving father of Charles McLeigh and his wife, Celia of Murrysville, Mary Joan Kim and her husband, Robert of Gibsonia, and Kathleen Gilbert and her husband, Craig of Murrysville; dear grandpa of Ryan and Ethan Gilbert, Jonathan and Krista Kim, and Jacob and Trevor McLeigh; brother of Mary Margaret Jones. He was a Navy veteran in WWII, served in the Pacific and stayed in the Naval Reserve. Bob retired from the Army Corps of Engineers after 25 years. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, January 12, 2018, ONLY at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, INC., 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. Mass of Christian Burial in the Word of God Roman Catholic Church on Saturday morning, January 13, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. Please send memorial contributions to St. Emma's Monastery, 1001 Harvey Ave., Greensburg, PA 15601 or the Word of God Parish at 2021 S. Braddock Ave., Pgh., PA 15218.