Family Login:

L.J. "Man" LeBlanc
  • In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made in Mr. L.J.'s name to:
  • Heart of Hospice - Bayou Region
    14777 Highway 90 West Frontage Road
    Franklin, LA 70538

Share This Obituary

Arrangements made by

Ibert's Mortuary

1007 Main St.
P. O. Box 236
Franklin, LA 70538
Get Directions

Profile of Ibert's Mortuary

View Phone Number
View Fax Number
Email Us

Memories & Candles

“Dear Keith and Cheryl - and family. Prayers for you all during this sad time. Mr. Man was such a good man and friend to my Aunt Angelica. May he...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Mariana Titus - Santa Barbara, CA

“Mr. Man was my bus driver when I was younger. Such a great guy and always had great music on the bus!!! Later on in life I was honored to be his...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Chris Tableaux Marcotte - LA

“Mrs. Cheryl, Becky, Sandy, Rachel and family, I am so sorry to here of Mr. Man's passing. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers in the coming...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Kimberly Barrilleaux Hebert - LA

“Man and Mary Ellen LeBlanc had the most welcome home in Franklin for me as a boy growing up here. I will never forget their kindness and how well...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Ken Aycock - Family Friend

5 of 19 | Posted by: SAMUEL POLTO,JR - FRANKLIN, LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers to the family during this difficult time. May Mr. Man rest in God's eternal peace and may our Lord Jesus...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

“My deepest sympathy to all the family. Man was such a special person to so many people. He loved to make people laugh and did so often. I feel...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Renee Stirling - Franklin, LA

“Cheryl and KeithOur thoughts and prayers are with you and all your family.I know you will cherish all the fond memories you have of your dad.He was...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Sonia and Jack Clifton - LA

“My deepest condolences to the LeBlanc family. Cheryl I know you took wonderful care of him. May he R.I.P.God bless,Marguerite Thibodaux Liner O'Quinn ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Marguerite O'Quinn - New Iberia, LA

“I have very fond memories of Mr. Man growing up on James street.What a great person he was and always had a smile on his face when he talked to you...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Matt Barrilleaux

“Our love, thoughts, and prayers to Cheryl and her whole family. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: John Hine - Houston, TX - Friend

“Dear Keith, Shayde and all your family,We were so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Goth help you all through your time of grief. I am sure he...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Ronnie & Rita Levet - Sulphur, LA

“I'm so sorry to hear this. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Sandy McClelland - Franklin, LA

“We are heartbroken to learn of the passing of such a fine man! He was our true friend. We truly loved knowing him, and will greatly miss him. We...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Matt, Heloise and Edward LeBlanc - LA

“So sorry to hear of Mr. Man's passing. Keeping the family inour thoughts and prayers. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Monty and Mary Verret - Charenton, LA

“Cheryl, I am so very sorry for the loss of your dad, I never even realized he was your dad, may he rest in "sweet peace"...prayers for all the family...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Lisa Dantin - Charenton, LA

“So sorry to hear of Mr. LeBlanc's passing. He was one of my Dad's friends and was a very sweet person. You are all in my thoughts and prayers! ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Tammy Segura Himel - Franklin, LA

“Dear Sheryl and family Please accept our condolences on the death of your Dad. Just keep the happy memories in your hearts. He is at peace and no...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Cora & Earl Bouton - Franklin, LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers to the family during this difficult time. May Mr. Man rest in God's eternal peace and may our Lord Jesus...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

Patriotic Emblem

Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 17, 2016, at the Church of the Assumption in Franklin during a 2:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial for L.J. "Man" LeBlanc, a native and lifelong resident of Franklin who passed away at the age of 89 on Monday, November 14, 2016, at the Franklin Health Care Center following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's disease. Following the Mass, he will be laid to rest in the Franklin Cemetery Mausoleum. Father Peter Emusa will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Shayde LeBlanc, Brad Markerson, Keith Ortego, Troy Delahoussaye, Hunter Markerson, and Ray Concienne.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin beginning at 10:00 a.m. and continuing until time of dismissal at 1:30 p.m.

Man is survived by his son, Keith P. LeBlanc and his wife Debbie; his daughter, Cheryl L. Harris and her husband David; one sister, Anna Mae Boothe; six grandchildren, Sandy H. Ortego and her husband Keith, Becky H. Delahoussaye and her husband Troy, Rachel L. Markerson and her husband Brad, Shayde LeBlanc and his wife Rachel, Nick Russell, and Michelle DiBenedetto and her husband Kevin; 13 great grandchildren, Christine, Kelly, Taylor, Hunter, Courtney, Lanie, Brennan, Katie, Landon, Ethan, Ella, Gia, and Gracie; his former wife, Clarice "Dee"; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Ellen Naquin LeBlanc; his parents, Frank LeBlanc Sr. and Mittie Cowan LeBlanc; three brothers, Patrick LeBlanc, Jesse LeBlanc, and Frank "Dookie" LeBlanc Jr.; and one sister, Thelma "Sis" Dupre.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made in Mr. L.J.'s name to Heart of Hospice - Bayou Region, 14777 Highway 90 West Frontage Road, Franklin, LA 70538, 337-828-2678,

Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.