Peabody, MA — Arthur D. LeBlanc, 66, died unexpectedly at his home on Monday, April 29, 2013.
Born in Beverly, he was the son of the late Charles and Marcia (Kent) LeBlanc. He grew up in Danvers where he attended schools.
Mr. LeBlanc enlisted in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War.
Following the war he worked in quality control with E.G. & G and then with Varian for many years.
Arthur was an avid Red Sox fan, and enjoyed being out in nature and going camping.
He is survived by a daughter, Amy LeBlanc of Danvers and Danielle Desmaris of Lowell; a son, Richard LeBlanc of Salem, and an adopted daughter, Wendy LeBlanc; five grandchildren, Eric, Andrew, Michael, Maeghan, and Gavin; a brother, David LeBlanc of Cape Cod, and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Following cremation, relatives and friends are kindly invited to gather for a funeral ceremony to honor his life on Friday, May 3, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody. Urn burial will be in Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. Please omit flowers to due family health concerns. Memorial donations may be made to the One Fund Boston, Inc., 800 Boylston St. #990009, Boston, MA, 02199. Please visit www.ccbfuneral.com for online obituary and to sign condolences.