Joseph Henry Leger

December 18, 1945, March 03, 2019

Joseph Henry Leger

Joseph Henry Leger, 73, of Lumberton, formerly of Port Neches, died Sunday, March 3, 2019. He was born on December 18, 1945, in Kaplan, Louisiana, to Willa Mae Roche Leger and Howard Claude Leger.

Joseph was a United States Navy veteran. He retired as a lineman from Gulf States.

Survivors include his wife of fifty-one years, Cheryl Leger of Lumberton; daughters, Carrie Fischer and her husband, Robert, of Lumberton and Dee Dee Foret and her husband, Tony, of Vidor; grandchildren, Ryan Fischer, Stephynn Miller, and Lane Dodson; and one great-grandson, Dax Fischer.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Nader Robertson.

The family would like to thank Texas Home Health, especially Paige, Nina, Shelbi, Kallie, Cori, Miranda, Emily, and Dr. Levine, for the care and compassion they gave to Joseph.

A gathering of Mr. Leger’s family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street Nederland. His graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m., at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, 618 Block Street, Port Neches.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Leger’s memory to Woodcrest United Methodist Church, Missions Outreach, 1684 Highway 96, Lumberton, Texas 77657.

Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Thursday, March 07, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Graveside Service
Oak Bluff Memorial Park-Port Neches
618 Block Street Port Neches, Texas 77651
Thursday, March 07, 2019
3:00 p.m.

Comments (4)

  • Alvin Roberts

    05 March 2019 at 19:20 | #

    RIP Joe. Prayers for the Family.

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  • RH

    05 March 2019 at 17:43 | #

    To the Family. Our condolence. May God’s thoughts toward you be one of peace, a future and a hope. Jeremiah 29:11, 12

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  • Tina Youngblood Jennings

    05 March 2019 at 17:25 | #

    So sorry for your loss. God Bless you and your family.

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  • Pete Hunt

    05 March 2019 at 03:56 | #

    I had some good times with Joe at GSU. He was a hard working man that truly gave his life to God after his accident. I will miss my visits with him but am happy that he is with his Lord now.

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