Diane (Rubchinuk)'s Story

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Mrs. Diane (Rubchinuk) LeBlanc, 74, of Seabrook, N.H., formerly of Danvers, beloved wife of Gerald J. LeBlanc, died Thursday, August 17, 2017 at the Maplewood Nursing Center, Amesbury surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Marcella (Hebb) Rubchinuk. She was raised in Middleton and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School, Class of 1960.
Mrs. LeBlanc had been employed at Hot Watt in Danvers, part-time for several years. After raising her family, Diane returned to work as a paraprofessional in the Kingston and Raymond, N.H. School System for many years.
She was devoted to and loved spending time with her family. Diane was involved in their many activities including; being a Girl Scout Leader, a Cub Scout Leader and a leader of the Bluebirds. She enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; family was paramount and she will be deeply missed by them.

In addition to her loving husband of 57 years, Diane is survived by her daughters, Debra Kowalski and her husband David of Peabody, Beth Corrigan and her husband Sean of Raymond, N.H., Laura Ouellette and her husband Michael of Groveland; her sons, Christopher LeBlanc and his wife, Cynthia of Delaware and Jeffrey LeBlanc and his partner, James Armstrong of Seabrook, N.H.; nine grandchildren, Jeff, Joseph, Maighen, Katelyn, Khelsey, Patrick, Jake, Ben and Daniel, five great-grandchildren, Kyren, Karissa, Kamden, Logan and Mason, her sisters, Linda McCarthy of Browns Mills, N.J., and Lisa Rubchinuk of Willingboro, N.J.; her brothers, Mark Rubchinuk and his wife, Cindy of Middleton and Timothy Rubchinuk of Beverly. She was also the sister of the late Ann Williams, Kimberly Byrnes and Robert Rubchinuk and sister-in-law of the late George McCarthy.
Her funeral service will be held in the Peterson O’Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St. (rte 62) Danvers, on Saturday, Aug. 19th at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Burial in Oakdale Cemetery, Middleton. Visiting hours Friday, August 18th from 4 to 8 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Diane’s memory to Maplewood Nursing Center, 6 Morrill Place, Amesbury, MA 01913. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.
Published on  August 18, 2017
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