It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our dear brother, Joseph Robert ‘Joe’ LeBlanc, on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, at home.
Born in Halifax, Joe was the son of Lawrence and the late Olive (MacInnis) LeBlanc.
Joe was a very simple man. He was kind, good natured and loved listening to the radio. Joe enjoyed his smokes and a good cup of coffee. He will be remembered by his family and friends for having a heart of gold.
Joe is survived by his father, Lawrence, Sydney; sisters, Rose (Stan) Mah, Sydney and Mary LeBlanc, Scarborough, Ont.; aunts, Margaret Roach, New Waterford, Patsy Lockwood, Windsor, Ont. and Betty MacInnis, Sydney; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Besides his mother, Joe was predeceased by his sisters, Margaret MacDonald, Jane Long and brothers, Michael, Charles and Lawrence.
Memorial service to celebrate the life of Joe LeBlanc will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Private family interment will take place at Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks at a later date.
Donations in memory of Joe may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.
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Condolences to Joe's family. Joe was great neighbor and friend. He will be missed on Argyle Street. Rest in peace Joe.
From: Stephen Muldoon
My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Such a nice photo of Joe… he will always be remembered.
From: Margaret Jackson