Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at Bluewater Health, Elaine Leblanc passed away at the age of 76. Beloved wife of her devoted and caring husband, Rene. Loving step-mother of France (Don) Grealey, Lucie (Pierre) Morin, Pascal (Linda) Leblanc. Cherished grandmother of Fannie, Emily, Sarah, and Mylene. Treasured great-grandmother of Lea. Dear sister of Virginia, Bill (Betty), Barbara, and Logan (Catherine) and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law in Ontario and Quebec. Dear friend of Phyllis Brander. Remembered by nieces and nephews Karen (Cameron) McLean, Susan (late John) Hummel, Barbie (Neil) Steadman, Bob (Sherri) Shaw, Erin (James) McHattie, and Ian (Wendy) LeConte and several other great-nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Clayton and Pearl Shaw, sister Shirley and her husband Ollie Johnson, and niece Joan (Johnson) LeConte. Elaine started her career at Carruthers Clinic and retired at Sarnia Hydro. She enjoyed being a church organist for 40 years.Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with an hour of visitation prior. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Canadian Cancer Society, or Paterson Memorial Presbyterian Church (cheques only at the funeral home please).