Hilton Luke LeBlanc, 78, passed away March 25, 2016 after a long illness. He was born on September 20, 1937, in Franklin, Louisiana to Antoine & Leonide LeBlanc. At 17 years of age, he enlisted into the United States Navy, where he served for 16 years. He went on to work and retired from the State Of Hawaii. He was very active in his church, and served as Head Deacon, Sabbath School Leader, and active in VBS for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn of 35 years, and their 4 children, Shannon (Andre), Bridgette (Joshua), Brianna, and Jonathan (Danielle), 2 grandchildren, Kiana & Zane, and a daughter Cheri from a previous marriage plus numerous extended family members. He is preceded in death by his parents, and two sisters, Jeanette and Virgin.
Hilton will be remembered for his faith, dedication, and quick wit. He has fought the good fight and will be greatly missed by both his family and friends. "Into Your hand I commit my spirit; You have redeemed me, O Lord God of truth." Psalm 31:5
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the Killeen Seventh Day Adventist Church with a reception to follow.