Joseph Aurthur Leonard LaBonte
October 10, 1936 – May 19, 2019
Joseph Aurthur Leonard LaBonte passed away Sunday, May 19 2019 at the age of 82, surrounded by his loving wife and daughters.
Leonard will forever be remembered by his Wife of 42 years Kathy; Daughters Linda (Alvin), Lisa; Grandchildren Steven, Kyle, Donna, Liam and Kayla; Brothers Armond (Wanda), Robert (Elvie); Sisters Lorraine (Bruce) O’Brien, Edna (Remi) LaForce, Yvonne (Arthur) McAllister; Sisters -in-laws Joanne Safronovich, Karen (Brian) MacDonald; many nephews and nieces; and two daughters from his first marriage Merna and Debbie.
Leonard was predeceased by his Father Charles, Mother Irene, Mother-in-law Donna Safronovich, Brothers Leo and Raymond; Sisters Germaine Peterson and Cecile McIlvride; and Brother-in-law Wayne Safronovich.
Kathy and daughters would like to thank Dr. Van Dyk from the Shale Clinic Drayton Valley, Dr. Lee, the nurses in the ER and Unit 31 of the Red Deer Hospital for their hard work and compassion.
There will be a celebration of life June 9, 2019 at 1 pm at Lakeview Inn Drayton Valley. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Red Deer Regional Health Foundation.
He will be sadly missed but we know he is now relaxing and fishing on the Tetsa River. Happy Fishing.