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Leo R. L'Heureux

August 9, 1943 ~ April 19, 2019 (age 75)

Leo R. L’Heureux, 75 of Biddeford, died Friday, April 19, 2019 at his home.  He was born August 9, 1943 in Biddeford, a son of Roland and Rose B. (Tremblay) L’Heureux and was educated locally. 


On August 29, 1964, he married Claire Binette at St. Joseph’s Church


Leo had been employed as a carpenter with Marcel Tremblay and then became a self- employed cabinet maker.


He was a Captain with the Biddeford Fire Department Call Force, serving for over 30 years.  He also volunteered his time with the Biddeford Fire Police.


An avid outdoorsman, Leo loved boating, camping, hunting and four wheeling. 

Most of all, he enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren and “grand dogs”.


Preceding him in death were his wife, Claire in 2014 and an infant brother, Raymond in 1940.


Surviving are:

2 daughters: Denise Hutchinson and husband Jamie of Old Orchard Beach

          Brenda L’Heureux of Sun City, CA

2 sons: Raymond L’Heureux of Biddeford

            John L’Heureux and wife Jessica of Rio Rancho, NM

3 grandchildren: Nicholas and Emma L’Heureux

          Ethan Hutchinson

1 brother: Roland “Beef” L’Heureux and wife Shirley of Kennebunk

2 sisters: Rachel Pink of Dayton

          Jeanne L’Heureux of Gardiner

Several nieces and nephews


Visiting Hours will 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco.   Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel. To share condolences online, please visit

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