SAINT-LOUIS-DE-KENT, NB – Emile LeBlanc 71, of Saint-Louis-de-Kent passed away peacefully at the Stella Maris Hospital in Ste-Anne-de-Kent on Monday, September 11, 2023. Born in Claire-Fontaine, he was the son of the late Aldolphe LeBlanc and late Marianne (Doucet) LeBlanc.
Emile will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 21 years, Aline (Hebert) LeBlanc of St. Louis; one daughter, Cindy Thebeau (André) of MASS and two grandsons, Ethan and Owen.
He is also survived by five sisters, Justine Melanson (Thomas) of Ste-Anne-de-Kent, Clara LeBlanc (Denis) of Jardineville, Semila Stewart (Eldon) of St. Louis, Suzanne LeBlanc (Arnel) of Moncton, Jeannine LeBlanc (Alfred) of Kouchibouguac; two brothers, Armand LeBlanc (Yvette) of Calgary, AB, Firmin LeBlanc (Darlene) of Kouchibouguac; sisters in law, Yvette Leblanc of Rexton, Domine LeBlanc of Kouchibouguac and many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers, Celime and Mélème.
Visitation will be held at Thompson Memorial Home in Saint-Louis-de-Kent on Monday from 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00 pm until departure for the funeral. A Celebration of Emile’s life will be held on Monday, September 18, 2023 at 4:00 pm at the St. Louis des Français Roman Catholic Church, Saint-Louis-de-Kent. Interment will follow at the St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Cemetery in Claire-Fontaine.
Arrangements are in the professional care of Thompson’s Funeral Home in Richibucto (506-523-4252).