• Raymond J. “Capt. Peanut” LeBlanc

Raymond J. “Capt. Peanut” LeBlanc

Raymond J. “Capt. Peanut” LeBlanc passed away on Monday, September 23, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Bettie Plaisance LeBlanc for the past 63 years. Father of Tina Bower (the late Scott), Brenda Stanifer (Jim) and the late Susan O’Donnell. Grandfather of Jason Pitre (Ashley), Lindsay Hohle (Jeremy), Lauren Bower (Nilly Liberato), Jessica Pitre and Robert O’Donnell (Jessica Shore). Great grandfather of Carlie Rae and Gabriel Pitre, Kate, Caroline and Camille Hohle, adopted great grandfather of Soffhia and Alex Liberato. Son of the late Edna Bowers LeBlanc and Tillman LeBlanc. Brother of Eddie LeBlanc (Marian), Barbara Liciardi (the late Charles), Marlene White (Wayne) and the late Patsy Murley and Maxine Graffeo. He was a commercial fisherman for most of his life until he and Bettie purchased the Happy Jack Marina. He then became an oyster broker until illness caused him to retire. The family would like to thank Dr. Noel Mills and Dr. Leslie Levenson for extending his life for 43 years. He was a good man and liked by all who knew him. Relatives and friends of the family attended the Visitation on Friday, September 27, 2019 and again on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Following the visitation on Saturday was a Funeral Mass held in the chapel of Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expwy., Harvey, LA. Interment: Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.

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