Richard J. LeBlanc

Oct. 12, 1928 Nov. 21, 2010

Richard J. LeBlanc, 82, departed this life Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010. He was born Oct. 12, 1928, in Milwaukee, the son of Alfred and Regina (nee Manitzki) LeBlanc.

He is survived by his children, Annette (Dan) Kirchen, Steve (Julie), Michael (Le Ann), Therese (Larry) Hoth and Mary (Adrian) Rhodes; grandchildren, Joshua LeBlanc, Jerime (Jo Ann) LeBlanc, Mike (Claribel) LeBlanc, Daryl Kirchen, Roslyn Rhodes and Ashley LeBlanc; and great-grandchildren, Zackary, Jacob and Sophia. He is further survived by a sister, Marlene (Charles) Stewart; former wife, Louise LeBlanc; dear friend, Gloria Mandella; and nephews, other relatives and friends.

A celebration of Richards life will begin at 1 p.m. with a visitation followed by a memorial service at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, in the Garden Room at Boerner Botanical Gardens, Whitnall Park, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners. A private natural burial was held Tuesday, Nov. 23, at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Casa Maria Hospitality House, 1131 N. 21st St., Milwaukee, WI 53233-1110, are appreciated.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to to leave an online tribute.