Moncton, NB – Roméo Edmond LeBlanc, 78, formerly of Cocagne, passed away peacefully at the Moncton Hospital on Monday, December 14, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Cocagne, NB, he was the son of the late Aurèle and Ernestine (Goguen) LeBlanc.
Roméo was employed at the C.N. Killam Drive Shop until his retirement in 1995. He pursued many hobbies over the years, including motorcycling, woodworking, bowling and he loved spending time outdoors.
Roméo is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Marielle (Mazerolle), who will miss him dearly. He’s leaving behind his three children, Joanne LeBlanc (Robyn) of Ottawa, ON, Marc (Anne) of Dartmouth, NS and Lynn LeBlanc (Dan) of Moncton; his two grandchildren, Jordan and Jonathan and his step-grandson, Matthew; also his five sisters, Juliette LeBlanc (Tilmon), Dorilla Couture (Marcel) both of Cocagne, Annette LeBlanc (JP) of Moncton, Cécile LeBlanc (Lee) of Cocagne and Louise LeBlanc of Moncton; his sister-in-law, Marie Hannah of Saint John, NB.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Gérald.
Visitations will be at Passage in Shediac Bridge on Friday, December 18, 2015 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm. No visitations on Saturday morning. Funeral service will be held at the St-Pierre-de-Cocagne RC Church on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 11 am. A reception will follow at the Golden Age Club in Cocagne.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Friends of the Moncton Hospital or to the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
A special thanks to the palliative care team at the Moncton Hospital.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Coopérative Funéraire Passage Funeral Co-operative,
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050