Dieppe, N.-B – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Antoine J. LeBlanc, that occurred on April 8th, 2023, at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont Hospital at the age of 91.
Born in St-Anselme on August 25, 1931, he was the son of the late Joseph and the late Arzelie (LeBlanc) LeBlanc.
Antoine worked as a Bricklayer until his retirement. He was a very loving person, and the one thing he loved most was his family, especially his precious grandchildren and great grandchild.
He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 57 years, Loretta (Cormier) LeBlanc; his three sons: Denis (Chantal) of Dieppe, Pierre (Cathy) of Shediac, and Terry (Lynn) of Moncton; his seven grandchildren: Josh, Jesse (Emaly), Brendan (Sarah), Nicholas, Christopher, Emma, and Jessica; his great granddaughter, Callie; his two sisters: Edith McDonald and Aurore (late Alcide) Gagnon of Moncton; his two sisters-in-law: Rejeanne (Paul) and Imelda (Clement) of Dieppe; a special family friend, Linda Mockler, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Beside his parents, he was predeceased by his five brothers: Arsène, Zoël, Edouard, Edgar and Henri; and by his two sisters: Yvonne and Andréa.
Visitation will be held from Passage-Chartersville Funeral Cooperative (363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB, E1A 1G1, 506-857-1901) on Thursday, April 13th from 7 to 9 pm only. Funeral mass will be held at the St-Anselme roman catholic church, on Friday, April 14th at 11 am. Interment will be held in the parish cemetery.
In memory of Antoine, a donation can be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation or the CHU Dumont foundation.
The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center.
On behalf of the family of his oldest brother I pass along our condolences and best wishes to the family. Uncle Tony was a great guy, going to be missed for sure
Sylvie et moi vous offrons nos plus sincères condoléances pendant ces temps difficile. Nos pensées et prières sont avec vous tous.