Elaine Donnelly LeBlanc

April 27, 1941February 7, 2021

Elaine Donnelly LeBlanc passed over into the arms of our Lord on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at her home. She was 79 years old. Elaine was a native of New Orleans, a longtime resident of Chalmette and a resident of Covington after Hurricane Katrina. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Her family was everything to her and her passing has left a large void that will take a long time to heal. Elaine was the widow of Gerald “Jerry” LeBlanc to whom she was married for 54 years. Elaine is survived by her children; Elaine Vollentine (Bernard), Betty Blancher and Richard Horvath. Eight grandchildren; Ryan Stogner, Eileen Arnold (Michael), Brandon Blancher (Lindsey), Richard Horvath (Emily), Gerald Blancher, Victoria Gilberti (Paul), Benjamin (Sally) & Christopher Vollentine. 12 great-grandchildren and her brother Robert A. Donnelly, Jr. (Chetta), sister Antoinette D. Bencsek, sister-in-law Jackie B. Donnelly, and nieces & nephews. Mrs. LeBlanc was preceded in death by her parents; Robert A. Donnelly, Sr. and Anna Antoinette Heisler Donnelly Arnold, her brother Ronald Donnelly and her brother-in- law Ivan Bencsek. Elaine’s life will be celebrated Monday, February 22, 2021 at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 501 Holy Trinity Drive, Covington 11:00AM – 1:00PM. A Mass will begin at 1:00PM and interment will be at St. Lazarus Bethany Memorial Gardens which is adjacent to Most Holy Trinity. An online guestbook is available at


  • Visitation

    Monday, February 22, 2021

  • Memorial Mass

    Monday, February 22, 2021


Elaine Donnelly LeBlanc

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ron & jan schnell

February 22, 2021

We took her with us to the Natchez bowling tournament. She was a pleasure to have with us. She made the ride much more fun. She was always a pleasure to be around and will be sorely missed by her family and friends and anyone who knew her. A real sweet lady.

Sylvia broussard

February 20, 2021

Elaine and Betty so sorry for your loss. I know your mother will be missed very missed my prayers are with all of you family

Rosemary Petty

February 19, 2021

Betty and family, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. We had many good times working together. She was such a kindhearted, fun loving person. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Rosemary Petty

Mr & Mrs Claude Marengo

February 8, 2021

Sending our condolences , lifting up the family in prayer . Ms Elaine was a beautiful soul, very kind , she had a beautiful sweet smile and will he missed. Rest knowing she is home with her beloved Jerry and with Jesus for eternity. God bless .Amen .