Leamay LaPlant

March 22, 1921 ~ November 8, 2023

Born in: Elvins, MO
Resided in: Farmington, MO

Leamay LaPlant, age 102, of Desloge, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 8, 2023, at Camelot Nursing Center in Farmington. She was born on Tuesday, March 22, 1921, in Elvins, to the late Peter and Mary Virginia (Goverau) Sirclum. Leamay was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills. She loved traveling to any destination, having her family together and spending time with her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Joe LaPlant; siblings, Madlyn Christopher and Orvill James Sirclum in infancy.

Leamay is survived by two sons, Denver “Stan” LaPlant, Jr. and wife Cora, Robert “Bob” LaPlant and wife Linda; grandchildren, Steve (Amy) LaPlant, Stacy (Joe) Hertenstein, Regina (Aaron) Cowin, Bryan LaPlant; step-grandsons, Brian Johnston, Jason (Melanie) Johnston; great-grandchildren, Jenna Hertenstein, Abbey LaPlant, Sam LaPlant, Jake Hertenstein, Tessa (Aaron) Ervin, Hannah Cowin, Becca LaPlant, Riley LaPlant, Harlea Johnston, Isaiah Johnston and Alyxandria Johnston; and special friend, Jessica Hawkins.

Visitation will be held at C. Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home in Desloge, Sunday, November 12, 2023, from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM. A funeral mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills, Monday, November 13, 2023, at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be donated to St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry @ 1020 W. Main, Park Hills, MO 63601.


Visitation: Sunday, November 12, 2023
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

C.Z. Boyer & Son - Desloge
1116 N Desloge Dr.
Desloge, Missouri 63601

Funeral Mass: Monday, November 13, 2023
10:00 am

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
1020 W. Main St.
Park Hills, MO 63628

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Leamay LaPlant 's name.

Immaculate Conception St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

1020 W. Main

Park Hills,



Memories Timeline


  1. Candle 5I worked with Leamay at Sears. She was an amazing woman, so strong in her beliefs, family, politics. She was very knowledgeable and whitey. We had a lot of fun times. Sorry for you loss you have truly lost a special person.

  2. So Sorry for your Loss.Like all the Sirclum girls was so pretty and dressed to perfection.Love and Prayers

  3. Stanten and Bob and the entire LaPlant family, sorry to hear about Mrs. LaPlant. My condolences to the entire family.

  4. Candle 8We will miss you such a great women. Van thought of her as a aunt her and Thelma were so close.prayers to the family

  5. To the Family of Leamay LaPlant,
    I am so sorry to hear of Leamay’s passing. She and your dad were Dannie & my first landlords.
    She was such a nice lady and will certainly be missed.
    Please accept my condolences.🌹

  6. Candle 5She was an amazing aunt, and will be loved and missed. She could be a spitfire but was also kind and loving, and a strong woman. We had a lot of fun times, and she was there in times of need. Our condolences to the family for your loss.

  7. Candle 7Stan and Bob, sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. I didn’t know your mother, but I know you will miss her. After a long life she is at peace now. My prayers are with you both.

  8. I have known LeaMay for several years, since Joe and I were young teenagers! She was such a sweet lady. Almost my mother in law!!! She was a great Christian lady! I have missed our talks! I know how happy she and Joe are now together in Heaven! Prayers to the LaPlant family!

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