Bernice LeBlanc, 75, Albert Lea

Published 9:05 am Wednesday, July 28, 2010


Visitation for Bernice Mary LeBlanc, age 75, of Albert Lea will be held from 4 to7 p.m. Friday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home.
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Bernice died suddenly July 26, 2010, at her home in her beloved husbands arms.

Bernice Mary LeBlanc was born on Jan. 15, 1935, in Chicago,  the daughter of Mary and Chester Chmielewski, the second of five children. She was married to her husband Joseph for 55 years. Bernice has lived in Albert Lea since 1988 and co-owned Gayles Grooming with her youngest daughter Gayle.  Bernice was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend, spoiled by her husband Joseph and loved by all.
Survivors include her loving husband, Joseph; children, Dawn and her husband Darrin Hansen, Guy LeBlanc and his former wife, Rhonda, and Gayle and her husband Don Bennett; grandchildren, Michelle, Danielle, Jason, Ryan, Robin, Adam and Brandon; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Ann, Stella and Gloria.
Bernice was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Lorraine.
We will miss you Mom.

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