WINCHENDON – Ronald J.U. LeBlanc, 66, of 10 Kemp Street, died unexpectedly at home Sunday morning, July 18, 2021.
He was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on April 28, 1955, son of Ulysse LeBlanc of Bradenton, FL and the late Dorothy (Babineau) LeBlanc. He came to this country at the age of five and was a 1973 graduate of Fitchburg High School. Ron had lived in Winchendon 43 years.
Ron had worked as a carpenter and drywall man for Local #33 Carpenters Union until his retirement nine years ago. He was an avid hockey fan and once coached in in the Winchendon Youth Hockey League. Ron was also a Boston Bruins fan.
He leaves his wife of 46 years to the day, Melody (Brann) LeBlanc; three children, Jeremy James LeBlanc and his wife Carla of Cincinnati, OH, Christy Marie LeBlanc-Kantor and her husband Justin of Winchendon and Adam Jonathan LeBlanc and his wife Jenn of Winchendon; seven grandchildren, Gage and his partner Camay, Aria, Cross, Dublin, Alex, Rachel and Sophia; five sisters, Linda Hakala of Gardner, Gail Marie Pascal of AZ, Claudette LeBlanc of Fitchburg, Eunice LeBlanc of AZ and Lori Ann Aldrich of No. Haverhill, NH and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his mother, Ron was preceded in death by a sister in law, Doris Stone, and a brother in law, Todd LeBlanc.
A memorial service will be held Friday, July 23, 2021 at 3 P.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. The Rev. F. Calvin Miller will officiate.
A calling hour will precede the funeral Friday from 2 to 3 P.M. in the funeral home.