Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
Wednesday, July 4th, 1990 pg 29
G. B. LeBlanc -
Gerard Barnabe LeBlanc, 81, of St. Anselme, died Tuesday at Villa Providence, Shediac, following a lengthy illness. Born in St. Anselme, he was a son of the late Barnabe and Alice (LeBlanc) LeBlanc, and was a plumber by trade, retiring from CFB Moncton, and was a member of the St. Anselme Golden Age Club. Twice married, his first wife, the former Eva Savoie, died in 1948. He is survived by his second wife, Dorise Legere; seven daughters, Mrs. Doreen Leger of Amherst, Mrs. Austin Estey (Jackie) of Fredericton, Mrs. Roger Cormier (Sylvia) of St. Anselme, Mrs. Mike Gayton (Eva-Mai) of Lakeburn, Mrs. Denis Roy (Lillianne) of Moncton, Mrs. David McWhirter (Susanne) of Dorchester and Bernice LeBlanc at home; four sons, Armand of St. Anselme, Georges of Moncton, Gilles of St. Joseph and Roger of Caraquet; three sisters, Mrs. Florence Richard of Montreal, Mrs. Amedee Leger (Juliette) of Lakeburn and Phoebe LeBlanc of Moncton; a brother, Robert of Moncton; 19 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. A sister, Alma, died previously. The body will be at Charterville Funeral Home, Dieppe, this evening. Funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Anselme Roman Catholic Church at a time and day to be announced. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.