January 25, 1925 – May 14, 2019
Clara Russell LeBlanc of Marrero, Louisiana passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Milton “Micky” J. LeBlanc, Sr. Mother of Milton J. LeBlanc, Jr. (Betty), Allen J. LeBlanc (Janalyn), Janice L. LeBlanc (Curt), Karen A. LeBlanc, Glenn M. LeBlanc (Lynn) and the late Ronald P. LeBlanc. Sister of Wayne P., Alvin J., Gene Russell and the late Ernest J., Lionel D., Carole R. Haynes, Carmel R. Breaux and Henry C. Russell, Sr. Daughter of the late Henry P. Russell and Alma Hebert Russell. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. A devote catholic who was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Ladies Alter Society and Servants of Bethany, Clara was a native of New Orleans but lived in Marrero most of her life. Family and friends are invited to attend funeral services being held at Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home located at 5101 Westbank Expressway in Marrero, Louisiana. A mass is being held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 1:00pm. Visitation will be from 10:00a-1:00pm. Interment to follow at Westlawn Cemetery in Gretna. An online guestbook is available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com
- Visitation Saturday, May 18, 2019
- Funeral Service Saturday, May 18, 2019
May 14, 2019
Words can not describe the love I have for this Awesome lady. For as far back as I can remember. I have been popping up at her house. With my Grandma, my Mom and as an adult with kids and Grandkids. She was always willing to give guidance , knowledge and love. I know that she was ready to go and I am glad for that for her. But I will miss your kisses..... Love you so so much . Tell Ronnie, Uncle Mickey and Lil Mickey and my Family HI for us. RIP Aunt Clara. Now Heaven has another shining star up there. Until we see each other again. Mauh!!!!💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋💋
May 14, 2019
I remember when I was young, my grandfather, Allen LeBlanc Sr. , would bring my brothers and I to visit Granny Clara, and we would pick up Rally’s on the way. It was a really nice way to just spend some time with her , and I really wish we had done it more.