Ovila LeBlanc

Obituary of Ovila LeBlanc

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Ovila LeBlanc on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at the Villa Providence Shediac at the age of 83 years. Born in Petit Cap, on May 27, 1936, he was the son of the late Willie LeBlanc and Marguerite (Bourque). Ovila was a hard worker and a great truck driver, working for Inter City Truck Lines for 30 years. Ovila will be lovingly remembered by his long-time friend, Mildred LeBlanc; his children, Joeann, Ronald and Dora Lynn; his brother, Aurile; his grandchildren, Kris and Daena, Joshua, Jeremiah, Jeret and Thyler and Michael and Conner, as well as by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Besides his parents, he was pre-deceased by his sisters, Diana, Via and Dorise and Azile, as well as by his brother, Jerard. The family wishes to send their deep appreciation to the staff at the Villa for their wonderful care and attention. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Campbell’s Funeral Home, 89 Bridge Street, Sackville N.B. (506) 364-8188. A celebration of Ovila’s life will take place at a later date, with the details to be announced. If so desired, donations in memory of Ovila may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada, Canadian Cancer Society or to the charity of one’s choice. On-line condolences and sharing of memories may be forwarded to the family through our website www.campbellsfuneralhome.com or by visiting the funeral home Facebook page.