Staff Sergeant Calvin Leblanc Jr., 30, entered into heaven Tuesday, June 5, 2012. He was born on October 23, 1981 in El Paso, Texas and raised in Minot, North Dakota.

Prior to his death, Calvin served as an active duty soldier in the United States Army and was stationed at Fort Stewart, Georgia with the 3rd Infantry Division. Calvin served honorably in the military completing twelve (12) years of active duty service, including three tours to Iraq.

Calvin loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time with his kids. He was an adventurous man that took full advantage of all of the opportunities that life offered, and he always did it with his trademark smile.

Calvin is survived by his beloved wife, Lisa Leblanc, a beloved daughter, Kianna Leblanc (Kristin Leblanc), two (2) step-children, Samuel and Christiana Vigil, his mother, Dorothy Wilson (Ron Wilson, Sr.), his father, Calvin Leblanc Sr. (Florence Leblanc), his paternal grandmother, Maybel Leblanc, his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Joanna and Christopher Vigil, one brother, DeQuan Wilson, two step-brothers, Ron Wilson, Jr. and Clarence Buck III and a step-sister, Chantel Alfred. Calvin also leaves behind numerous beloved family members and friends.

The Memorial Service for Calvin Leblanc will be held on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 11:00 am at the Howard and Jones Funeral Home in Jesup, Georgia. The time and date for the memorial service to be held in North Dakota is pending. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the American Red Cross, Brunswick, GA at 207 Rose Drive, Brunswick, GA 31520, (912)-265-1695.