Mark A. LeClaire, Sr., 48, of Millbury and formerly of Upton, passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021, at the St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester. He is the beloved husband to Dawn C. (Coran) LeClaire of 24 years.
Born in Milford, he was a son of Nancy L. (Perkins) LeClaire of Upton and the late Arthur J. “Bud” LeClaire, Jr. He was raised and educated in Upton and was a graduate of Nipmuc Regional High School. He was the 33rd Eagle Scout of Boy Scout Troop 132 of Upton.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by his children, Kaitlyn LeClaire of Worcester, Mark LeClaire, Jr. of Millbury, and Madison LeClaire of Millbury; his grandson, Leonardo Seger; his siblings, Michelle Rogers and her husband James, of Uxbridge, Melissa McNamara and her husband Kevin, of Uxbridge, and Jeffrey LeClaire and his wife Judith of Upton; several aunts, uncles, many nieces and nephews and several Godchildren who he loved dearly. He also leaves behind his dogs, Trixie and Wishbone.
His funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Thursday, October 7, in the Pickering & Son Upton Funeral Home, 45 Main Street, Upton. Burial will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Upton.
Calling hours will be held from 5 to 8 PM on Wednesday, October 6, in the funeral home.
A collation will follow the burial at the United Parish of Upton Church, 1 Church Street, Upton.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be sent to Second Chance Animal Rescue, 111 Young Road, East Brookfield, MA 01515.