EUNICE~It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of James Stephen "Steven" LeBlanc announces his passing on November 02, 2018 in Florida at the age of 67. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Eunice with Deacon David Guillory officiating.
Steven was a 1969 graduate of Eunice High School and attended LSU-Eunice, McNeese State University and University of Houston. He retired after forty two years with KBR formerly Brown & Root, Inc. He traveled internationally as Senior Estimator of Projects. He was a longtime resident of Houston but after retirement he moved to New Port Richey, Florida. Steven was a avid card player and enjoyed the competition of any games. He also loved dogs and especially Dallas, his Yorkie
Steven will be remembered as a wonderful, husband, father, son, grandfather and friend. Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Taylor LeBlanc of New Port Richey, FL; his parents, J. O. and Lila Thomas LeBlanc of Eunice; his daughter, Rachel LeBlanc Hobbs and husband, Wes of White Oaks, TX; his adopted son, Ruben LeBlanc of Houston; his step daughter, Donna Maxwell of Nevada; his sister, Susan LeBlanc of Opelousas; and the two joys of his life his grandchildren, Hailey and Ethan Hobbs of White Oaks, TX; as well as extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James V. and Ida Sprague Thomas and paternal grandparents, Willis P. and Hilda Martin LeBlanc.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to MD Anderson, United Yorkie Rescue or charity of your choice.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Eunice on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 9:00 am until time of services.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin's Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.
chris norvillefarmington, IL
Steve, it was an honor and a privilege to have had you for my neighbor and a friend! You will be missed by all! God Bless Taylor and your family!
Terri DempseyPearland, TX
Steve will always be remembered as the nicest guy I ever met. Was very kind & shy in school but loved by everyone that knew him. May he Rest In Peace ❤️
Janet Gaurine TaylorCarriere, MS
My condolence to Steve's entire family. May God Bless you all.
Ivan LavergneEunice, LA
Steve, I loved the way you loved my mother. Such a gentle soul. Your so missed! I’ll forever love you ...
Donna MaxwellHenderson, NV
Even after all these years I can still see him and hear his laughter at the many card games we played. He did like to win..
Belinda Guillory GeldmacherBeaumont, TX
Steve will remain in my heart as the consummate gentleman..so kind, caring, generous , respectful and honorable...
Brenda Miller PoolEunice, LA