Shirley Braud LeBlanc

Shirley Braud LeBlanc, 83, a native and resident of Gonzales, LA passed away on Monday, November 19, 2012 at her home. An absolutely devoted wife and loving mother, Shirley was a woman grounded in her faith and never more happy than with her family. She worked hard to provide a heritage for her children and a home of unconditional love. Her open arms and kind-heartedness touched far more children than she ever bore. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Leslie J. LeBlanc; children: Leslie Matthew, Thomas Marion, Annette L. Dawson and husband Don, Patrick Joseph and wife Joette, Kenneth James and wife Connie, Madeleine L. Shepherd and husband Tommy, Louis Gerald and Wendy, Catherine L. Hunt and husband Donnie, and Laura L. Brock and husband Brett; 25 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 5 siblings; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She is preceded in death by her son, Ernest "Ernie" Paul LeBlanc; parents Edwards and Virginia Braud, and two siblings. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home on Sunday, November 25, 2012 from 5pm until 10pm and Continuing on Monday, November 26, 2012 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church from 9:30am until time of services at 11:30am. Interment will follow in Greenoaks Memorial Park. Condolences may be left for the family at www.greenoaksfunerals.com

Funeral Home

Greenoaks Funeral Home
9595 Florida Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70815
(225) 925-5331

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Nov. 21 to Nov. 26, 2012