Funeral services will be held for Ray Allen LeBlanc at 3:00 PM on Friday, January 26, 2018, in the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home Chapel in Krotz Springs. Service will be officiated by Reverend Mike DeBlanc and Mr. LeBlanc's son-in-law, Reverend Don Disotell. Burial will follow in the St. Anthony Catholic Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held in the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home on Friday, January 26, 2018, from 9:30 AM until time of service at 3:00 PM.
Mr. LeBlanc, age 76, was a resident of Krotz Springs, LA, died peacefully on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
Ray worked as a safety inspector for Exxon and was the top diesel mechanic for Scott Construction. He loved hunting, fishing, camping and working in his shop. He was the president of the 2 O'Clock Hunting Club for 25 years. He also enjoyed working on small engines, making his camp look nice, fixing things for others and early morning coffee visits. Ray will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Patricia Jane "Patsy" Nall LeBlanc; his son, Jason Allen LeBlanc; his daughters, Virginia Lynn "Jenny" Barker; Roslyn Gail Disotell; his sisters, Lou Bennette, Verdella Prejean "Teady"; Violet Jordan "Nue" and a host of nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jerry Dean Barker, Jr., Ray Curtis Barker, Don Micah Disotell, Caleb James Disotell and his great-grandchildren, Tristin Barker, Kadin Barker, Christian Barker, Jackson Wade Disotell, Harper Avery Disotell and great-great grandchild, Karter John Barker.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Ashton and Viola Dupre LeBlanc.
Pallbearers will be Curtis Barker, Dean Barker, Don Micah Disotell, Caleb Disotell, Robin Hoyt, Jerry Barker, Tristin Barker and Kadin Barker.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Krotz Springs, 239 8th Street, Krotz Springs, LA 70750, (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Ms Patsy and family we know your feelings as y'all have had to say goodbye to Mr Ray-- husband, dad, grandpa, and friend like we did with our dad. Your dad was a great friend to my dad and family and to all out at 3 mile lake. Though he is in no more pain and suffering and now rejoined with Our Lord and Savior ; I pray God gives your family peace and comfort. We are blessed to have known him and if there is anything we could do for y'all please let us know. Sincerely , Gerald L Long family
Norma Long and Samantha Bonanno and Darlene AchordBaker, LA
Our deepest sympathy. Praying for all
Deborah berzas boudreauxLafayette, LA
Please accept my sincerest condolences for the loss of Ray Allen. What a fun and interesting man he was. Fond memories of my days as a youth in the 2 o'clock hunting club.
Charlie BoudreauxPilot Point, TX
I am covering the family in prayer--asking Our Lord to give you His comfort and peace through this sad time. Love and Hugs
Rita RoggentineClovis, CA
We send our love and deepest sympathy. Prayers of peace and strength are sent for all. Uncle Ray (Paran) will forever be our hearts ❤️
Tracey Nall Johnfroe, Carmen Nall and FamilyHitchcock, TX
My heart goes out to your family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Briana (Sparrow) Disotell and family.
Briana DisotellPort Allen, LA
Our deepest sympathy to your precious family. Much love to all of you.
Missy and Steve BenoitSwords, LA
I’m so sorry for your lose. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this time. God Bless.
Chad BarkerDallas, TX
God bless and Godspeed. It was an honor to know you. I shall not look upon the likes of you again.
Patrick gillespieWashington, LA