- October 31, 1927 - January 11, 2012
- Tyngsboro, Massachusetts
of Earl's Passing
- Donations in his name may be made to:
St. Vincent de Paul- St. Michael Conference
543 Bridge Street
Lowell, MA 01850
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“It is with much sadness I learn only today (2/13) of Earl's passing. As anyone can see by his obituary, Earl was a very giving man...giving of his...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Anders - Haverhill, MA
“Dearest Dot, Mary, Sandra, Ann, Robert and Pat,
I was so sad to hear of Earl's passing. I'm sorry I made it too late to Lowell to visit with you....Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Anna Gallo - Salem, MA - Friend
“Earl was a very special person, loved by all who knew him. I especially remember how he delighted in having his very own private quilt show when he...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Laurie-Jean Brown - Tewksbury, MA
“So sorry to learn of Earl's passing. I have fond memories of Earl visiting Head Start. His legacy of service and caring continues with his children...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Stan Schwartz - Amesbury, MA
“Dear Dot and your family,
I am sorry to hear of Earl's passing. Thanks for sharing him and all the fun memories with everyone. I treasure the...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jan Bridge - Mashpee, MA - friend
“Dear Dot, Mary, Pat and Ann,
My heart goes out to all of you and your families. I know how difficult it is to lose a loved one. Please know that...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Pat Cressman - Tewksbury, MA
“Dear Dot and family, I am so sorry to hear of Earls passing. My the Lord bless you and your family in the hours and days to come. My prayers for you...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Eileen Larry - Tewksbury, MA
“Dot, Mary, Ann, Pat, So sorry for you loss. I'm sure you will all miss Earl. My thougts and prayers will be with you all. Love, Laurie
8 of 9 | Posted by: Laurie Siano
“With all my love. May you rest in peace. Thank You for all you did. You were a wonderful, generous, and loving person.
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer DeMArco - Lowell, MA
Earl A. LeBourdais, 84, husband of Dorothy M. (Frawley) LeBourdais and a lifelong Lowell resident, died Wednesday evening at a local nursing home.
Born in Lowell on October 31, 1927, he was a son of the late Wilfred Charles and Overline (Gendreau) LeBourdais and was a graduate of Lowell High School.
During World War II, Mr. LeBourdais served in the United States Navy with the rank of Seaman First Class. For over thirty years, he worked as a cable splicer for New England Telephone Co. and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Mr. LeBourdais was a ham radio operator with the call letters N1ARO.
He was an assistant Boy Scout leader with Troops 25 and 38 of Lowell meeting at St Louis Parish and St. Michael's Parish. He was honored as Volunteer of the Year for both Lowell Telecommunication Corporation and the Head Start Program. Mr. LeBourdais had many hobbies including fishing, camping and woodworking. He was a communicant of St. Michael's Church.
In addition to his loving wife Dorothy of Tyngsboro, he is survived by a son, Robert E. and his wife Patricia LeBourdais of Lowell; three daughters, Sandra M. Kavanaugh and her husband Lee of Pelham, NH, Mary G. Renn and her husband Leonard of Lowell and Ann M. LeBourdais of Methuen; eight grandchildren, Jennifer DeMarco and her husband Michael, Brian LeBourdais, Stephen LeBourdais, Christine Blanchette and her husband Mark , Andrew Kavanaugh, Christopher Renn, Cynthia Milne and her husband Troy, Kevin LeBourdais and six great grandchildren.