Sentinel & Enterprise Fitchburg, MA
Wednesday, March 27th, 1996 pg A5
Camille J. Leger, 72
Former owner of Cam's Heating Co.in Leominster
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-
Camille J. "Cam" Leger, 72, of 31 Parmenter Road, Lunenburg, Mass., and also of St. Petersburg, died Monday night, March 25, in Palms of Pasadena Hospital, 1501 Pasadena Ave. South, after a short illness.
Born Sept. 13, 1923, in St. Joseph, New Brunswick, Canada, he was the son of Alyre and Sara (Boudreau) Leger, and had lived in Canada before coming to Leominster, Mass., 47 years ago and later to Lunenburg. He attended the University of St. Joseph in New Brunswick.
Mr. Leger had been a heating contractor for more than 30 years in the Fitchburg-Leominster area. In 1960, he founded Cam's Heating Co. in Leominster, retiring in 1986.
He was a Canadian Army veteran of World War II.
Mr. Leger was a member of St. Boniface Church in Lunenburg. He was a licensed pilot who flew out of the Fitchburg (Mass.) Municipal Airport.
He leaves his wife of 53 years, Imelda M. (Williams) Leger; two sons, Norman G. Leger of Lunenburg and Roland J. Leger of Fitchburg; a brother Zenon Leger of Hamilton, Ontario; seven sisters, Angeline Manzerolle, Columbe LeBlanc, Aline Rayworth and Bertha Drapeau, all in New Brunswick, Evelyn Gaudet in Connecticut, Lucille Alderson in Arizona and Annette Boudreau in Ontario; eight grandchildren, a great-grandson; nephews and nieces.
A daughter, Bernice E. Sprague of Fitchburg, died Feb.25, 1976.
The funeral will be held Friday from the Lavery-Chartrand Funeral Home, 99 Summer St., Fitchburg, with a Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Boniface Church, 817 Massachusetts Ave., Lunenburg.
Burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Fitchburg.
Calling hours at the funeral home are Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.