|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1934|
|Death: ||Oct. 7, 2010|
Leeroy Joseph LeBoeuf Sr., 76, a lifelong resident of Houma, died peacefully at home at 1:40 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 after a bout with cancer.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Chauvin Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. to funeral time Monday at St. Louis Catholic Church. Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with burial in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery No. 2.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Wilma Mae Pitre LeBoeuf; his children, Glenn LeBoeuf Sr. and wife, Shirley, of Gray, Jennifer Lindsay and husband, Mark, of Hattiesburg, Miss., Peggy Breaux and husband, Lance, of Houma, Lee Roy LeBoeuf Jr. and wife, Foxy, of Houma, and Nolon LeBoeuf Sr. and wife, Tina, of Gibson and Nancy LeBoeuf and fiance, Scott McCoy of Houma; 13 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Hazel LeBoeuf Ellender of Houma and two brothers, John Robert LeBoeuf Sr. of Houma and Emile P. LeBoeuf Jr. and wife, Christine.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Emile "Jim" Paul LeBoeuf Sr. and Flavia Trahan LeBoeuf; two brothers, Huey P. LeBoeuf Sr. and Russell LeBoeuf; and his brother-in-law, Arthur "Tony" Ellender.
Leroy was a dedicated husband and father. He loved family gatherings. He was a people person who never met a stranger. He loved hunting and fishing. He enjoyed farming and taking care of his animals including his horses, cattle and dogs.
He worked as a deputy under Sheriff Rozands. He was also a volunteer firefighter. He was a welder in the oil industry most of his life.
Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Saint Francis de Sales Cemetery #2
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Record added: Oct 09, 2010
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