It is with profound sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Richard John LeBlanc, Jr. on Sunday, May 14, 2023 at the age of 73 years old. He is preceded in death by his parents, Richard John LeBlanc, Sr. and Mary McGovern LeBlanc and brother, Michael Albert LeBlanc (Karen). Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Mary Livaudais LeBlanc. Loving father of Richard John LeBlanc, III (Dori), Stephanie LeBlanc Billiot (Shane) and Rebecca LeBlanc Michel (Phillip). Grandfather of Austin, Blake and Nathan Billiot, Gabriel and Camilla LeBlanc, Phillip, Jr., Olivia and Noah Michel. Great grandfather of soon to be born, Carson Paul Billiot. Brother of Linda LeBlanc Cameron (the late Dennis) and Brenda LeBlanc. Uncle of Kirt LeBlanc, Timmy Libby, Kelly Rhodes, Elizabeth Lilly, Ellen Lilly, Linda Lilly and a host of great nieces and nephews. Richard was a native of Algiers, LA and a resident of Gretna, LA at the time of his death. He was a law enforcement professional with 50 plus years experience and was currently employed at the Hale Boggs Federal Courthouse at the time of his death. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass in the chapel of Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expwy., Harvey, LA on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 1pm. A Memorial Visitation will be held from 10am until 1pm. Interment will be private. Family, friends, and co-workers may view and sign the online guest book at www.mothefunerals.com. In lieu of flowers, raise a beer and say a cheer and keep him in your thoughts and prayers.