Emile LeBlanc, 77, of Saint-Antoine-de-Kent and formerly of Dieppe, passed away on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center, Moncton. Born in Moncton, NB, he was the son of the late Joe and the late Rena (née: Melanson) LeBlanc. Prior to retirement, Emile had worked for the City of Dieppe. He was a member of Sainte-Thérèse Parish. He is survived by his wife, Therese LeBlanc; one daughter, Janice LeBlanc (Robert Bédard) of Montreal; two sons: Marc (Danica) of Dieppe and Michel of Saint-Antoine; two brothers: Eric (Sandy) of Dieppe and Victor of Bass River; his best friends: Benji the dog and Snow the bird; as well as several nieces and nephews. At his request, no visitation. A Celebration of the Word will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home Chapel, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe (857-1901) on Saturday, December 22nd, 2018 at 10:30 am. Interment in Chartersville Funeral Home Columbarium, Dieppe. Donations to CHU Dumont Foundation "Oncology" would be appreciated by the family.