Born in Pawtucket, R.I. and educated at Mt. St. Charles, Woonsocket, R.I., and Sacred Heart Academy, Andover, he entered the Augustine Order and served for 14 years before returning to secular life.
Mr. LeBlanc had been employed as Chief Engineer for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts until his retirement in 1993. A member of St. Matthias Parish, Marlborough, he served in the Knights of Columbus as Past Grand Knight, Past Faithful Navigator and Past District Deputy.
He is survived by his family, MaryJane (Pentes) LeBLanc of Marlborough, Rene Smith and her husband Troy of Hopkinton, and Michelle Cormier of Westminster, and his grandchildren, Chloe and Andrew Smith and Hunter and Ariel Cormier.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, Nov. 2, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Matthias Church, 400 Hemenway St., Marlborough. There are no funeral home visiting hours and burial will be private and held at a later date.
Donations may be made to the Chapel of Hope, Fr. Joseph Baggetta, K.of C. State Office, PO Box 194, Suite 6470 Washington St., Norwood, MA 02062.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Slattery Funeral Home of Marlborough.