Sentinel & Enterprise Fitchburg, MA
Tuesday, April 18th, 2000
Delia M. LeBlanc, 94
Native of New Brunswick; longtime Leominster resident
LEOMINSTER -- Delia M. (Leger) LeBlanc, 94, of 167 Eleventh St., died at home Monday afternoon, April 17.
She was born Jan. 16, 1906, in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, the daughter of John and Adeline (Allain) Leger, and had lived in Leominster since 1951.
Mrs. LeBlanc was a member of St. Cecilia's Church.
She leaves six sons, Clarence LeBlanc of Louisville, Ky., Norman LeBlanc of Saint-Paul, New Brunswick, Raymond LeBlanc of San Bernardino, Calif., Gerald LeBlanc, John LeBlanc and Andre LeBlanc, all of Leominster; seven daughters, Theresa M. Doucet, Jeannette M. Miller, Stella M. Graham, Gloria LeFebvre and Marguerite M. Iacobone, all of Leominster, Dorella M. Gordon of Fitchburg and Linda Schwan of East Grand Forks, Minn.; two sisters, Dorella Bourque of Moncton and Alfrieda Richard of Charlesbourg, Quebec, Canada; 54 grandchildren, 82 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces.
Her husband, Alderic J. LeBlanc, died in 1992. A son, Roger LeBlanc, died in February.
A brother and a sister also died before her.
The funeral will be held Wednesday from the Wright-Roy Funeral Home, 109 West St., with a Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Cecilia's Church, 180 Mechanic St.
Burial will be in St. Cecilia's Cemetery.
Calling hours at the funeral home are today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.