Rosemary A, LeBlanc, 79

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Grand Rapids – Rosemary Ann LeBlanc, age 79, of Grand Rapids,  passed away peacefully Saturday, May 6, 2017, at her home.
    A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Grand Rapids. Interment will be held at Wildwood Cemetery, Cohasset.
    Rosemary was born in 1938 to David and Pearl LeBlanc in Crookston where she graduated high school and eventually moved to Thief River Falls where she raised her family and met her soul-mate, Art.
    Rosemary lived her life to the fullest, always enjoying the simple things in life and making others feel good when they were down. She had a great sense of humor and a big heart for people; she never turned anyone away if they needed something. She especially enjoyed riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles, camping, and loved being with her family and dogs. She was thrilled to see so many people who came to visit her during the past month.
    Rosemary is survived by her soulmate, Art Clairmont; children, Michael Peppin, Bryant Peppin, Celeste (Rick) Skaar, Kenneth (Jen) Clairmont, April (Dan) Irish, Mike Clairmont; sisters, Debbie (Steve) Johnson, Teri (Mike) Clark; brother, Steve (Kittie) LeBlanc; daughter-in-law, Amy Peppin; 14 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
    Preceding her in death were her parents; brothers, Marty, Donny, “Micky”; and infant son, Joseph.
    Arrangements by Rowe Funeral Home of Grand Rapids.