NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

April 1, 2013

Paul LeBlanc, 92


Amesbury, MA — Paul LeBlanc passed away Wednesday March 20 at Amesbury Village. He was born in Montreal, Quebec and was the son of the late Napolean and Irene (Vallie) LeBlanc. He was the husband of 72 years to the late Marie Celine (Basque) LeBlanc who passed away in 2012.

Paul worked in the shoe industry as a foreman, was on the Board of Trustees of the former Amesbury Hospital, and was a member and past president of the St. Jean's Club. He also had worked as a custodian at the Cashman Elementary School until his retirement. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, and his active retirement in Florida. He leaves a brother-in-law, Alexander Basque and his wife Jean, his sister-in-law, Annette Basque, and many nieces and nephews. He was the father of the late Paula LeBlanc and brother of the late Lionel LeBlanc.

ARRANGEMENTS: Graveside services will be held on Saturday April 27, 2013 at 10:00 am in the St. Joseph's Cemetery in Amesbury. Arrangements are by the E.V. Jutras & Sons Funeral Home in Amesbury.