Leonne J. Philippe, 103, of Pompton Plains, passed away on January 23, 2019.
Born and raised in Quebec, Canada, Leonne ws the daughter of the late Camille and Marie-Anne Latendresse. She proudly served in the US Army during WW11 as a military nurse, obtaining the rank of First Lieutenant.
Leonne is survived by her son, Marcel Philippe; her daughter, Helene Topping and her husband George; 4 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Yves, in 1992.
Visiting hours will be held from 4 to 7 pm Tuesday, January 29 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. A funeral Mass will be held 9:45 am Wednesday at Cedar Crest Village Chapel, Pompton Plains. Interment will follow at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown.