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Leroy Joseph Leger
Birth: Aug. 18, 1924
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1997
Beauregard Parish
Louisiana, USA


Son of
Ferroil Leger
Emetile Duplechain Leger

Children with First Marriage to
Winnie Cormier Leger
Doris Leger

Children with Second Marriage to
Nellwyin Granger Leger
Roger Dale Leger
Velma Leger
Susie Leger

Eurarice "Tee" Leger Foret
Levoys Leger Venable
Mercedes "Mercy" Leger Gralino Monaco
Lenray James Leger

Paternal Grandparents
Augustine Leger, III
Julia Dugin Leger

Maternal Grandparents
Duplex Duplechain
Euchariste Bourque Duplechain

Funeral services for Leroy J. Leger, 73 was at 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 14, 1997 in Johnson Funeral Home.

The Rev. Charles Dubois officiated. Burial was in Squire's Memorial Cemetery in Ragley.

Mr. Leger died at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, October 12, 1997 in a local hospital. (As stated by his Son, Roger, his Dad passed away on October 11, 1997, however medical staff did not come to his side until after midnight therefore stating the date of as being October 12, 1997. however his passing date is actually October 11, 1997)

A native of Bosco, he lived in Ragley, Louisiana for the past 35 years. He was the retired president of the International Association of Longshoremen and a member of International Longshoremen's Association Local 1214. He also served in U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife, Nellwyin Granger Leger; one son Roger Leger of Ragley; three daughters, Doris Leger of Lafayette, Velma Meaux of Lake Charles and Susan O'Neal of Fanette, Texas; one brother, Lenray Leger of Carencro; three sisters, Eucharist Foret of Port Arthur, Texas, Levoys Venable of Spring Texax and Mercedes Monaco of Port Arthur, Texas, six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Family links: 
  Ferroil Leger (1893 - 1974)
  Emetile Duplechain Leger (1904 - 1976)
  Leroy Joseph Leger (1924 - 1997)
  Eurarice Leger Foret (1926 - 1998)*
  Marie Mercedes Gralino Leger Monaco (1933 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Squyres Church Risinger Memorial Park
Beauregard Parish
Louisiana, USA
Maintained by: Kathy S. Savoie
Originally Created by: b stout
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
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Leroy Joseph Leger
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
Leroy Joseph Leger
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
Leroy Joseph Leger
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Rest In Peace
- Gloria Venable-Estilette
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
God Bless you Uncle Leroy. tell my Dad I love and Miss him, now that he is in Heaven too.
- Fay
 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
God Bless you my cousin. My Dad joined you on October 3, 2011, please hug him for me and all our love ones.
- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
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