Dies In Local Hospital After Four-Month Illness
Leo S. Rocheleau, 37, an Ann Arbor resident and serviceman for the Michigan Consolidated Gas Co. here for the past six years, died at St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital yesterday following a four-month illness. He lived at 511 N. Seventh St.
He was born in Cheboygan on April 1, 1915, a son of Edward and Rosa Enos Rocheleau and was married to Helen E. Train of Ann Arbor on Oct. 6, 1945 in Cheboygan. She survives.
Mr. Rocheleau lived in Cheboygan until 1946 when he came to Ann Arbor. He had been an employee of the gas company since that time.
He was a member of the St. Thomas Catholic Church here, active in its Holy Name Society and belonged to the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Lodge 1282 of Cheboygan.
Besides his wife and parents, survivors include five brothers, Herbert J. of Lincoln Park, Russel of Melvindale, and Raymond, Clarence and Cyril, all of Cheboygan; and three sisters, Mrs. Thomas Jarvis of River Rouge, Mrs. Anthony Jarvis of Cheboygan and Mrs. Edward DeVoe of Lincoln Park.
The Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Muehlig Chapel in Ann Arbor. Friends may call until 7 p.m. The body will be sent to Cheboygan, where funeral services will be conducted at 9 a.m. Saturday at the St. Francis Catholic Church there. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery.