Paul M. Leary, Jr., 83, of Ridgefield died on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center.

He was husband of the late Carol (Costello) Leary, father of Chris (Jennifer) Leary of Greenwich and Beth (Andrew) Perlman of Ridgefield and grandfather of five.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10 AM in St. Michael Catholic Church, 469 North St., Greenwich.

Burial will take place in St. Michael Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.

The family will receive friends in the Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Contributions may be made to the Friends of Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Avenue or to the Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, both of Greenwich, CT  06830