OBITUARY: Patricia K. (Shields) LeBlanc, 76

Below is an obituary from the Tewksbury Funeral Home:

TEWKSBURY, MA — Patricia Kaye “Patsy” (Shields) LeBlanc, age 76, died peacefully at Wood Haven Senior Living in Tewksbury, on Friday, June 19, where she had been in residence for the past 3 years. She was the beloved wife of the late Emile Joseph LeBlanc, who died in 2017.

She was born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, one of five children of the late Ralph David and Mary Patricia (Kyffin) Shields and emigrated to Medford, Massachusetts in 1965. She worked as a retail clerk for Bradlees Department Store in Medford for twenty years.

She is survived by four children, Heather Amoroso and her husband Michael of Billerica, Debbie Muise of Tewksbury, Mark LeBlanc of Dracut, and Michael LeBlanc and his wife Janet of Dracut; four grandchildren, Zachary and Jake Amoroso and Ryan and Nicholas Muise; three sisters, Kathleen Vallieres, Karen Reid and her husband Roy, and Alice Shields all of Ontario, Canada; many nieces and nephews; and was predeceased by her brother Paul Shields.

A graveside Memorial Service will be held in Tewksbury Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions to Alzheimer’s Association of MA, 309 Waverly Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452 or visit For e-condolences (Beginning Monday) visit: The Tewksbury Funeral Home is honored to serve the LeBlanc family.

Patricia LeBlanc
Patricia K. (Shield) LeBlanc

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