BELFAST — Beverly T. (Tucker) LeBlanc, 82, passed away Jan. 4, 2022. She was born in Machias Sept. 6, 1939, the daughter of Sidney and Virginia (Crowley) Tucker.

Beverly graduated from Jonesport High School, class of 1957.  After graduation, she moved to Massachusetts to care for a cousin while working at Simplex. She met her husband and they had three children before she moved back to Maine to raise them.

Beverly worked at various jobs in the Belfast area before becoming a home child care provider.  She was a longtime member of TOPS, where she achieved KOPS status and acted as treasurer for many years.

She was predeceased by her parents.

Beverly is survived by her loving children, Eric LeBlanc and wife Cheryl of Searsport, Holly LeBlanc of Belfast and Bonnie LeBlanc of Ellsworth; grandchildren Jenn, Adrienne, Heather, Brianna and Theo; great-grandchildren Hunter, Kaelynn, Mackenzie, Jenna, Kylee, Esther, Jude and Brayden; sisters Charlene Gray, Donalene Chandler and Annette Reed; and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.  A graveside service will be announced in the spring.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at ripostafh.com.

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