At Prince County Hospital, Summerside on Wednesday, December 25, 2019 of Leonard Joseph DesRoches of Freetown, aged 61 years. Son of the late Arthur DesRoches and the late Olive (Gallant) DesRoches. Survived by divorced wife Sheila (Pochylko) DesRoches, Calgary, AB; children Allison (Jeremy) Johnston, Stratford and Joshua (Dan) DesRoches, Calgary, AB; grandchildren: Jacoby and Felix Johnston; siblings: Sylvia (John) Bourgeois, Montreal, QC; Seymour (Wendy) DesRoches, Chelton; Freddie (Sharon) DesRoches, Freetown; Brenda (Donnie) Perry, Summerside; Marie (Danny) Paynter, Borden-Carleton; Clifford (Ann) DesRoches, Summerside; Linda (Gerard) McCardle, Summerside; Calvin (Barb) DesRoches, Northam; Joanne (Paul) Bridges, Freetown; Carol (Ronald) Reeves, Kensington; Arthur "Junior" DesRoches, Oshawa, ON and Brian (Michelle) DesRoches, South Freetown. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Arthur & Olive (Gallant) DesRoches and by infant brothers Leonard and Stephen. Visitation at Kinkora Place on Sunday, December 29 from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at St. James Church, Summerfield on Monday, December 30 at 10:30 a.m. Interment in the parish cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Lawless Funeral Home Kinkora.