Born John Delli Veneri on February 27, 1908, he professed his Passionist vows on August 15, 1929 and received the religious name Leander. He was ordained a priest on May 30, 1936. Passionist ministries included preaching parish missions and retreats to laity and religious. He died at Mont Marie Health Care Facility, Holyoke, Massachusetts.
February 27, 1908
August 15, 1929
May 30, 1936
December 15, 1995
Leander of Jesus & Mary Delli Veneri