Leslie "Les" W. LeBlanc

April 30, 1936October 7, 2020

Leslie “Les” William LeBlanc, 84, longtime Norwood resident, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2020.

He was the son of Joseph Leslie LeBlanc of New Brunswick, Canada and Esther Sommerville LeBlanc of Nova Scotia, Canada.

Les led a life of service in law enforcement; including Detective (fingerprinting and photography expertise) with Norwood Police Department, FEMA and DEMORT following his military service in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army. He was an avid pilot, professional aerial photographer, and an educator in forensic science. Upon his retirement, he worked part-time at Gillooly Funeral Home for many years.

Les was the beloved husband of late wife Antoinette “Toni” Eremita LeBlanc; loving father of William “Billy” LeBlanc and his wife Linda of Wrentham, Lynne Amato of Franklin; cherished grandfather of Domenic and his wife Katie, Joseph Amato, Alex and Taylor LeBlanc; devoted brother of the late David LeBlanc and wife Carol of Westwood, the late Janet Gauthier of Foxborough, Yvonne and Richard Hamlyn of Wells, ME. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are private.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Leslie "Les" W. LeBlanc

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Leslie Cooke

October 23, 2020

To Les’ family,
I was so sorry to hear of Les’ passing, he was such a sweet man. Myself and many others from our company had the honor of getting to care for Les in his later years. We all loved his stories and appreciated his rich history in serving our country and community. Sending prayers and love to Les’ family and friends. May he Rest In Peace❤️🙏. Leslie Cooke, RN

James Higgins

October 15, 2020

So sorry to hear of Les passing. My condolences to all.

Darlene Gauthier

October 10, 2020

Uncle Les your going to be dearly missed. I was remembering the day you came to house (in Foxboro) and played video games with me. So much fun!! You were lots of fun and funny to be around. Always brought a smile to everyone’s faces.

Miss you and love you so very much!!

My deepest sympathies to the family

Cheryl Campo

October 9, 2020

Sympathy from the MacRae family. May he rest in peace.

Suzanne Brennan

October 9, 2020

So sorry for your loss Billy. Peace and love to you and your family.


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