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Neil C. LeBlanc

Posted 2006-04-06 by Max Pitzer
December 31, 2003

Neil C. LeBlanc

Neil C. LeBlanc, 70, passed away in San Diego, California on December 18,2003, where he had been hospitalized for complications following heart surgery.

Neil was born in Wyandotte, Michigan on January 4, 1933.

Neil retired from Rohr Aircraft in San Diego, California, where he worked for 31 years before retiring to Yuma in 1988, where he owned property and loved to spend his free time.

He was an avid rock hunter and knew the Arizona desert well. He loved to
fish and hunt. Neil was a Harley rider, and a longtime member of the HOG club. Neil also rode dirt bikes for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Cindy, of Yuma; sons, Chris LeBlanc, of
Washington, and John LeBlanc, of Yuma; stepdaughter, Lisa Kranz, of Yuma and brother, Allan LeBlanc, of Florida. He is also survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Neil was preceded in death by his son, James LeBlanc.

A memorial service will be held at Sunset Vista Funeral Home on 40th St.
in the Foothills on Saturday, January 3, 2004 at 1:00 pm. Following the service, all who wish to may follow his motorcycle on a ride to three of his favorite stops, ending at Ligurta Station. The family requests that no flowers or donations be sent.

Neil was greatly loved and respected by everyone who knew him. He will
be greatly missed.

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