Born February 18, 1902 he professed his vows on November 3, 1920 and was ordained on March 12, 1927. Father Gownley ministered as a missionary preacher, a Provincial Consultor, a Rector of the Passionist communities in Baltimore, Maryland; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Jamaica, New York and West Springfield, Massachusetts. He also lived at St. Ann’s Monastery, Scranton, Pennsylvania.
February 18, 1902
November 3, 1920
March 12, 1927
December 7, 1983
Leonard of the Most Holy Family Gownley