1920 ~ 2020
Notre-Dame, NB – Thomas LeBlanc, 100 and 7 months old, passed away peacefully at Veteran’s Health Centre in Moncton, on Sunday, August 30, 2020.
Born in Moncton, NB, he was the son of the late Blair and the late Élodie LeBlanc.
Thomas was a warm, teasing, hardworking and generous man. He was a philosopher in his spare time, very curious and passionate about nature. He was very involved in his community such as a member of the board of directors of the “Caisse Populaire” of Notre-Dame and repeatedly president of the Golden age club of the same parish, he was also a member of the 4th degree Knights of Columbus (council 9545). Thomas valued physical activity very much. He loved life and life loved him.
Thomas will be sadly missed by his sons, Thomas (Alberta) and Armand (Gladys) both of Dieppe; his daughters, Cécile LeBlanc of Gatineau, QC and Jacqueline Kenny (Donald) of Dieppe; his grandchildren, Gino (Allison), Chantal (Gilles), Pierre (Geneviève), Mélanie (Louis), Katherine (Jayson), Véronique, Richard and Sébastien; his great grandchildren, Émilie, Raphaël, Océane, Pierre-Luc, Diane, Christophe, Isabelle and Dominic; his sister, Germaine Léger (late Armand) of Cocagne Cape; his two sisters-in-law, Jeannita LeBlanc (late Frank) of Grande-Digue and Alice Boucher (late Emery) of Oshawa, ON; also by several nieces, nephews and friends.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Laudia Elodie (born Boucher); his sisters, Rita, Yvonne (Odule), Louise (Sylvain), Sarah (Raymond) and Elnora; his brothers, Laurie (Marie-Anne), Léo (Léda), Frank and Blair (Aurelda).
Everyone attending the visitations and funeral service will be mandated to practice social distancing and wear a face mask. Please bring your own.
Visitation will be held at Passage in Shediac Bridge, on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, from 2 pm to 4 pm and from 7 pm to 9 pm. There will be no visitation on Thursday morning. Funeral service will be held at St-Pierre-de-Cocagne RC Church in Cocagne, on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 10:30 am. The service will be streamed and can be viewed live on the Facebook page atwww.facebook.com/PassageFH/ for all others to participate from home. The service will also remain available on Passage Facebook page following the service.
In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Canadian Muscular Dystrophy Foundation, the Notre-Dame du Sacré-Coeur Parish or to a charity of your choice.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050