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Leonard Lee Nevins

July 2, 1934 — November 5, 2022


Breaux Bridge - A visitation will be held for Leonard Lee Nevins, 88, who passed away at Kaplan Healthcare Center, on Saturday, November 12, 2022, from 2:00 pm until 4:00 PM.        


Leonard Lee Nevins was born on July 2, 1934, in Jacksonville, Illinois. He was a heavy equipment owner and operator for many years and loved doing heavy construction work.


He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend to all. As a pastime, he enjoyed watching old western movies on television.


Leonard will be remembered as a hardworking man for his family. He

worked his entire life and helped many in the heavy construction field.


He is survived by his daughter, Terry Lee Kunkel; son, Robert Lee Nevins; stepson, Jerod Prunty; 6 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.


He is preceded in death by parents, Robert and Opal Eldridge Nevins; first wife, Gloria Jean Byers; second wife, Marlys Nevins; son, Mark Nevins; son-in-law, Ross Kunkel; and grandson, Ryan Mark Kunkel.



Pellerin Funeral Home (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.



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Saturday, November 12, 2022

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Pellerin Funeral Home - Breaux Bridge

211 Berard St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517

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